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Jesus in the Talmud - Schäfer, Peter
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Scattered throughout the Talmud, the founding document of rabbinic Judaism in late antiquity, can be found quite a few references to Jesus--and they're not flattering. In this lucid, richly detailed, and accessible book, Peter Sch???fer examines how the rabbis of the Talmud read, understood, and used the New Testament Jesus narrative to assert, ultimately, Judaism's superiority over Christianity. The Talmudic stories make fun of Jesus' birth from a virgin, fervently contest his claim to be the Messiah and Son of God, and ...

Jesus in the Talmud 2009, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691143187

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Jesus in the Talmud 2007, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691129266