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O, Jerusalem! : the contested future of the Jewish covenant

Author: Marc H Ellis
Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©1999.
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"Ellis sees a "struggle for the heart and soul of the Jewish people," which he locates in the covenant, symbolized by Jerusalem. Raising profound questions for both Jews and Christians, his book offers a renewed theology of the covenant and urges authentic embrace of its justice dimensions, its present "exile," and its future in revolutionary forgiveness."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ellis, Marc H.
O, Jerusalem!
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)607378110
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc H Ellis
ISBN: 0800631595 9780800631598
OCLC Number: 40925998
Description: xviii, 186 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Visions of the Diaspora and Homeland --
Ch. 2. On Memory and Justice --
Ch. 3. Jerusalem and the Broken Middle --
Ch. 4. The Covenant on the Threshold of the Twenty-First Century --
Ch. 5. The Great Debate over Jewish Identity and Culture --
Ch. 6. Toward a New Sinai.
Responsibility: Marc H. Ellis.

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The peril and promise of contemporary Jewish identity.  Read more...

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