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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.
Lichtenstein's Limudei haNeviim ("Teachings of the Prophets") tried to combine the mystical teachings of Jewish mysticism and the New Testament. (Special thanks to Jorge Quinonez for the scanning of this work.)
A Century of Jewish Missions by A. E. Thompson gives a history of evangelistic activity amongst the Jewish people in the nineteenth century.
Iggeret el Ha-Ivrim is Joachim Biesenthal's commentary on the book of Hebrews along with a Hebrew translation of the Greek text of Hebrews. Biesenthal uses rabbinic literature to help draw out the meaning of the text. It was originally published in 1858. (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. Note: volume 9 is incomplete and volumes 10 and 12 are missing.
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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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