WorldCat Identities

Drazin, Israel 1935-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 127 publications in 3 languages and 1,542 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Trials, litigation, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other
Classifications: BS1274.A7, 222.15042
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 )

19 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 284 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 250 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) by Israel Drazin( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Aramaic and held by 198 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 )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )

in English and held by 114 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 )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Aramaic and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maimonides : the exceptional mind by Israel Drazin( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book addresses provocative questions such as: Did the majority of Jews before Maimonides believe that God has a body? Why did Maimonides and many rabbis disparage women? Why did Maimonides extol intelligent non-Jews? Why don t Jews say a prayer before such activities as having sexual relations or giving charity? Why doesn't the Torah condemn the five suicides committed in its pages? Why were Jacob and David passive when their daughters were raped? Should rational Jews observe mystical Jewish practices and say mystical prayers? This volume contains surprising facts, such as: Not a
A rational approach to Judaism and Torah commentary by Israel Drazin( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maimonides and the biblical prophets by Israel Drazin( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maimonides : reason above all by Israel Drazin( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysteries of Judaism by Israel Drazin( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What Is the Nature of Rabbinic Authority?Philosophy, Theology, and Hermeneutics; A Popular Practice That Is Only a Vestige; The Strange Practice of Priests; Bizarre Wedding Practices; The Curious Divisions of the Bible; Classical Religious Sources Are Not Always Right; The Methodology of Rashi; Rashi: Sermons, Commentaries, or Both?; More on the Sermonic Methodology of Interpreting the Torah; The Methodology of Samson Raphael Hirsch; The Queen of Sheba Myths; The Seven Noahide Commandments; Book Three: Women in Judaism; Introduction; The Tragedy of Rabbinical Divorces in Israel
Unusual Bible interpretations : five books of Moses by Israel Drazin( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most people know little about the Hebrew Bible. They know what they were taught in grade school and perhaps what they hear in sermons. But sermons are designed to teach moral lessons, not disclose the Bible's true meaning. In this book, Dr. Israel Drazin, a noted Bible scholar, reveals insights from the Bible that many readers will consider unusual, ideas from both traditional and non-traditional scholars and the author's own views. He discusses over one hundred different subjects, covering history, philosophy, and practical information people should know, including thought-provoking questio
Unusual Bible interpretations : Joshua by Israel Drazin( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unusual Bible interpretations : Judges by Israel Drazin( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text by Israel Drazin( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 8 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 Stanley M Wagner( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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For God and country : the history of a constitutional challenge to the Army chaplaincy
Alternative Names
Drazin, Yiśraʾel 1935-

דריזין, ישראל

דרייזין, ישראל

Languages
English (80)

Aramaic (15)

Hebrew (1)

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Onkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible textTargum Onkelos to Numbers : an English translation of the text with analysis and commentary (based on the A. Sperber and A. Berliner edition)Maimonides : the exceptional mindA rational approach to Judaism and Torah commentaryMaimonides and the biblical prophetsMaimonides : reason above allOnkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible textOnkelos on the Torah : understanding the Bible text