Issues 06:09 Resurrection

Resurrection: Rabbinic Judaism, Hebrew Scripture and the New Testament
Author: Lyn Bond

Is resurrection only a Christian concept? Can it be traced to biblical and traditional Judaism–both the Hebrew Scriptures and the rabbis? Where does Jesus fit in? Read here.

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Afterlife Excerpts
Topics: afterlife

I didn’t use to believe in any kind of an eternal existence. Still there was always that possibility that there may be another place where we’re going to be accountable, so I tried to live in light of that. I knew that there was a God. When I was 47 years...

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In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: The Storyteller
Topics: vaysechvoos
Author: Susan Perlman

Every shtetl has a storyteller and the one for Vaysechvoos was Simeon. If the tales he wove would be tapestries, they would be made with the yarn of a well-combed imagination and fit to hang in the palace of the Czar. But words cannot hang from walls and Simeon had...

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