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Pharisees, and other essays. by Leo Baeck

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Pharisees.,
  • Judaism.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[Translated from the German] Introd. by Krister Stendahl.
SeriesSchocken paperbacks,, SB122
LC ClassificationsBM175.P4 B33 1966
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 164 p.
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5985958M
LC Control Number66015818

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  Read this History Other Essay and o other research documents. The Pharisees. In order to gain a fully comprehensive insight into Jesus Christ, his person and his politics, one must delve deeper. Pharisees were in a sense blue-collar Jews who adhered to the tenets developed after the destruction of the Temple; that is, such things as individual prayer and assembly in synagogues. The Sadducees were elitists who wanted to maintain the priestly caste, but they were also liberal in their willingness to incorporate Hellenism into their lives.   The other stellar exception to the well-deserved censure of the Pharisees was the persuasive Gamaliel (Acts ). In an episode in which “furious” church leaders, angry over the apostles’ preaching about Jesus had jailed Peter and others, Gamaliel reasoned with the Sanhedrin, appealing for careful consideration of their course of action.   Question: "Who were the Pharisees?" Answer: The Pharisees were an influential religious sect within Judaism in the time of Christ and the early church. They were known for their emphasis on personal piety (the word Pharisee comes from a Hebrew word meaning “separated”), their acceptance of oral tradition in addition to the written Law, and their teaching that all Jews should .

Mission of Judaism; THE PHARISEES AND OTHER ESSAYS. By Leo Baeck. + vii pp. New York: Schocken Books. $3. Then some of the scribes and Pharisees said to Him, “Teacher, we want to see a sign from You.” But He answered and said to them, “An evil and adulterous generation craves for a sign; and yet no sign will be given to it but the sign of Jonah the prophet; for just as Jonah was three days and three nights in the belly of the sea monster, so will the Son of Man be three days and three nights. Does not address the hostility that existed between Jesus and the Pharisees adequately nor why the hostilities existed. Most of the hostilities surrounded the oral torah traditions of these Pharisees, Sadducees and the teachers of the law amongst them. Sadly, this could have been a good book if the contents fulfilled the title by: Unless youre talking about a member of an ancient Jewish sect that emphasized strict interpretation and observance of the Mosaic Law, a Pharisee is a hypocritically self-righteous person; in The Woman of the Pharisees François Mauriac meant the latter. Her name was Brigitte Pian and she was second wife to Edouard, and step mother to his two teenagers, Michèle and Louis/5.