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The Messiah texts

Author: Raphael Patai
Publisher: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, 1988, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Messiah Texts traces the progress of the messianic legend from its biblical beginnings to contemporary expressions.

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Genre/Form: Sources
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raphael Patai
ISBN: 0814318509 9780814318508
OCLC Number: 17107458
Description: liii, 373 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The biblical preamble --
Preexistence and names of the Messiah --
Early Messiahs --
The ancestry of the Messiah --
The waiting --
Counting the days --
Hastening the end --
Son of the clouds --
The bird's nest --
Contest in heaven --
The pangs of times --
The suffering Messiah --
The mother of the Messiah --
Elijah the Great Forerunner --
Gog and Magog --
Armilus --
Messiah ben Joseph --
Wars and victories --
The ingathering and the return of the Shekhina --
The triumph of the Lord --
Resurrection --
The Last Judgment --
Messianic Jerusalem --
Miraculous fertility --
The banquet --
New worlds and a new Tora --
Universal blessings --
Messiah dreams --
The modern postlude --
Recapitulation --
Appendix I: Prayers for the coming of the Messiah --
Appendix II: Maimonides on the Messiah --
Appendix III: A Messiah catechism --
Appendix IV: The pope's letter --
Appendix V: A messianic disputation --
Appendix VI: Griimmelshausen's account --
Epilogue --
Chronological list of sources --
Abbreviations and annotated bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Raphael Patai.

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