Breath of Life: God as Spirit in Judaism

Breath of Life: God as Spirit in Judaism

by Rachel Timoner
     
 

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Exploring the Hebrew Bible, Midrash, and other rabbinic writings, the Rabbi Timoner uncovers surprising insights about how God as spirit influences Jewish ideas of creation, revelation, and redemption. Written with an accessible and engaging voice, full of stories and relevant teachings, Breath of Life speaks to lay readers and scholars alike, as it

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Exploring the Hebrew Bible, Midrash, and other rabbinic writings, the Rabbi Timoner uncovers surprising insights about how God as spirit influences Jewish ideas of creation, revelation, and redemption. Written with an accessible and engaging voice, full of stories and relevant teachings, Breath of Life speaks to lay readers and scholars alike, as it pursues a new perspective on Judaism’s sacred texts. This book promises Christian readers meaningful insights on their own notions of God as Holy Spirit while giving Jewish readers a new look at their own tradition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557257048
Publisher:
Paraclete Press
Publication date:
10/01/2011
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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