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Abram (Bram) Poljak (1900–1963) was a Ukranian-born, Orthodox Jew. A musical prodigy, Poljak played violin for the Czar at the age of eight. As a young man, he moved to Germany and took work as a jour… Read more »
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Lichtenstein’s Magale Sod is a work dedicated to explaining the difficult passages in the Tanakh. This file consists of scanned pages of the original publication in Hebrew.
“The Battle Begins” is part 2 of “Bram: The Life and Wisdom of Messianic Jewish Pioneer Abram Poljak in His Own Words” compiled by D. Thomas Lancaster and originally published in Messiah Journal 116 (Summer 2014): 65–75. This is a French translation of that article.
Auf Dem Wege ("On the Way") is an anthology of articles written by Abram Poljak originally appearing in the monthly periodical Die Judenchristliche Gemeinde ("The Hebrew Christian Community") from 1954 to 1957.
Die Liebe und die Bekehrung ("Love and Conversion") was released prior Lichtenstein coming out publicly as a as believer. In the book he gives his observations on the decline of observance and hence faith in the Orthodox Judaism of his day and the possible positive aspects traditional Christianity had to offer. (Special thanks to Jorge Quinonez for the scanning of this work.)
Sefer Po'olei HaShelichim is Joachim Biesenthal's commentary on the book of Acts along with a Hebrew translation of the Greek text of Acts. Biesenthal uses rabbinic literature to help draw out the meaning of the text. It was originally published in 1867. (Special thanks to Keren Ahvah Meshihit [Jerusalem, Israel] for scanning this book and making it public.)
The Scattered Nation was a mission periodical edited by David Baron.
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In 1886 Franz Delitzsch established an institute for training missionaries to work among the Jewish people at Leipzig University in connection with the Lutheran mission to the Jews. The institute was … Read more »
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