Jews, God, and History

by Max I. Dimont

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About Jews, God and History. From ancient Palestine through Europe and Asia, to America and modern Israel, Max I. Dimont shows how the saga of the Jews is interwoven with the story of virtually every nation on earth.

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Dimont shows the /5(30). Widely recognized as one of the most respected and indispensable reference books on Jewish life, culture, tradition, and religion, Jewish Literacy covers every essential aspect of the Jewish people and Judaism.

Rabbi Telushkin discusses everything from the Jewish Bible and Talmud to Jewish notions of ethics to antisemitism and the Holocaust; from the history of Jews around. Jews, God and History is a comprehensive account of the year history of the Jewish people, the origin of their faith and their journey from ancient Palestine to all corners of the world till the making of modern Israel.

Max Dimont intertwines their history with that of the civilizations of the time, the Egyptians, Assyrians, Persians, Greeks, Romans, Barbarians, Arabs, to the middle.

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Philosophers and kings, warriors and merchants, poets and financiers come alive as the story ranges across time and the globe. From ancient Palestine through Europe and the Orient, to America and modern Israel, Max Dimont shows how the saga of the Jews is interwoven with the history of virtually every nation on earth.

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Max I. Dimont, author of The Indestructible Jews, The Jews in America, The Amazing Adventures of the Jewish People, and Appointment in Jerusalem, was born in Helsinki, Finland, and came to the United States in He taught himself English by reading Shakespeare’s plays, the Bible, and American plays translated into Finnish.

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First, the title is a misnomer. The book contains a lot about the Jews, a lot about history, and little or nothing about God. It therefore has the paradoxical effect of portraying the uniquely Jewish theology as unnecessary to understanding JewishDimont states that whether God is or is not involved in history is irrelevant to.

A good book. If it weren’t falling apart, it might find a place in my library. Difficult call. That was the case with Jews, God and History by Max I Dimont.

When I pulled this from the pile, I found no label on it. Inside was a very faded receipt.Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dimont, Max I.

Jews, God, and history. [New York] New American Library [] (OCoLC)In Judaism, God has been conceived in a variety of ways.

Traditionally, Judaism holds that YHWH, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob and the national god of the Israelites, delivered the Israelites from slavery in Egypt, and gave them the Law of Moses at biblical Mount Sinai as described in the ing to the rationalist stream of Judaism articulated by .