Journey to Heaven: Exploring Jewish Views of the Afterlife
Graduate studies at Western
Lambda Publishers (2011)
|Abstract||The Hebrew Bible: glimpses of immortality -- Early post-biblical literature: gateways to heaven and hell -- The mishnah: who will merit the world to come? -- The Talmud: what happens in the next world? -- Medieval Jewish philosophy: faith and reason -- Mysticism: reincarnation in Kabbalah -- Modernity: what do we believe? -- The Messiah: the eternal thread of hope.|
|Keywords||Future life Judaism Eschatology, Jewish Immortality Judaism Reincarnation Judaism Rabbinical literature History and criticism Jewish philosophy Philosophy, Medieval|
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|Call number||BM635.B76 2011|
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