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Drazin, Israel 1935-

Overview
Works: 42 works in 109 publications in 3 languages and 1,410 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Trials, litigation, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: BS1234.A7, 222.11042
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Israel Drazin
Targum Onkelos to Deuteronomy : an English translation of the text with analysis and commentary (based on A. Sperber's edition) by Israel Drazin( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For God and country : the history of a constitutional challenge to the Army chaplaincy by Israel Drazin( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Targum Onkelos to Exodus : an English translation of the text with analysis and commentary (based on the A. Sperber and A. Berliner editions) ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Aramaic and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Targum Onkelos to Leviticus : an English translation of the text with analysis and commentary (based on A. Sperber and A. Berliner editions) by Israel Drazin( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Aramaic and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Targum Onkelos to Numbers : an English translation of the text with analysis and commentary (based on the A. Sperber and A. Berliner edition) ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Aramaic and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maimonides : the exceptional mind by Israel Drazin( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rational approach to Judaism and Torah commentary by Israel Drazin( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maimonides and the biblical prophets by Israel Drazin( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This engaging and informative book reveals unknown but true facts about the prophetical books of the Bible. Rabbis have avoided many questions raised by the seemingly improbable events in these volumes. This book addresses these questions and takes an open and rational look at the episodes. The book addresses provocative questions such as: What is the proper way to interpret the Torah? How does Maimonides understand the episodes of the Prophets? Did miracles such as the splitting of the Red Sea, the falling of the walls at Jericho, and the sun standing still for Josh
Mysteries of Judaism by Israel Drazin( )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judaism today is radically different from the Judaism described and mandated in the Torah, writes Rabbi Dr. Israel Drazin, a noted authority on Jewish life, history and thought. Around the time of the destruction of the Temple, rabbinic reinterpretation changed both the observance and the religious significance attributed to the festivals. Thus, the biblical day of Passover on Nissan 14 was totally eliminated and the seven-day holiday called the Festival of Matzot, beginning Nissan 15, was renamed Passover. Likewise, the biblical holidays Yom Teruah and Yom Hakippurim were transformed into
Maimonides : reason above all by Israel Drazin( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maimonides by Israel Drazin( )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An examination of the remarkable penetrating mind of Moses Maimonides and to his rational eye-opening thoughts on many subjects. It includes ideas that are not incorporated in the usual books about this great philosopher because they are so different than the traditional thinking of the vast majority of people. It contrasts the notions of other Jewish thinkers, somewhat rational and others not rational at all. The reader will be surprised, if not shocked, to learn that a host of beliefs that are prevalent among the Jewish masses have no rational basis. This does not suggest that Judai
Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What's beyond the Bible text? : Thought-provoking comments and queries on the Bible that stimulate and stretch the imagination by Israel Drazin( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Onkelos on the Torah Bereshit/Genesis : understanding the Bible text ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
דריזין, ישראל
דרייזין, ישראל
Languages
English (70)
Aramaic (11)
Hebrew (2)
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