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Seeking Zion

Author : Jody Elizabeth Myers
ISBN : UOM:39015056955993
Genre : History
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Tsevi Hirsch Kalischer (1795-1874) was one of the first impeccably Orthodox rabbis to argue that the Jewish people must engage in diplomatic and economic initiatives to return to Palestine. Educated by great Polish rabbis, he utilized his command of rabbinic literature to interpret the unusual events unfolding around him. What was the divine plan behind the rise of individual Jews to great power? Kalischer grew convinced that God was preparing the way for messianic redemption. He anticipated that, in his own lifetime, he would see the ingathering of the Jews, the renewed fertility of the Land of Israel, and the rebuilt Temple. Rejecting supernatural messianic fantasies, Kalischer insisted that the new age would arrive gradually and naturally. He placed the responsibility for historic change directly upon the Jewish people themselves. They were obligated by God to 'seek Zion.' Kalischer became personally engaged in this quest as early as 1836 when he approached the banker Amschel Mayer
Category: History
Seeking Zion
Language: un
Pages: 256
Authors: Jody Elizabeth Myers
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Littman Library of Jewish

Tsevi Hirsch Kalischer (1795-1874) was one of the first impeccably Orthodox rabbis to argue that the Jewish people must engage in diplomatic and economic initiatives to return to Palestine. Educated by great Polish rabbis, he utilized his command of rabbinic literature to interpret the unusual events unfolding around him. What
Seeking Zion
Language: un
Pages: 147
Authors: Emanuel E. Padilla
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

This paper is a theological examination and critique of the 1909 Plan of Chicago, written by Daniel Burnham and Edward Bennett. This city plan serves as a case study used to demonstrate the way in which theological conceptions of the city take form in modern urban planning. It will be
A Nation at the Crossroads
Language: en
Pages: 122
Authors: S. Michael Wilcox
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Bookcraft Pubs

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Language: en
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Authors: Jonathan Kaplan
Categories: Palestine
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

This book is a compilation of Zionist writings and essays by and about Zionist personalities, their ideologies and proposals. Encompasses trends and developmental aspects of the Zionst movement. sources are noted at the beginning of each article.