By Yaakov Ariel
is regularly approved that Jews and evangelical Christians have little in
common. but certain alliances developed
between the 2 teams within the 19th and 20th centuries. Evangelicals
viewed Jews as either the rightful heirs of Israel and as a bunch who failed to
recognize their precise savior. for that reason, they got down to effect the course
of Jewish lifestyles through trying to evangelize Jews and to facilitate their return
to Palestine. Their double-edged belief brought on unparalleled political,
cultural, and theological assembly issues that experience revolutionized
Christian-Jewish relationships. An strange courting explores the
beliefs and political agendas that evangelicals have created that allows you to affect
the way forward for the Jews. also, it analyses Jewish evaluations and reactions
to these efforts, in addition to these of different spiritual teams, akin to Arab
volume bargains a desirable, accomplished research of the roots,
manifestations, and outcomes of evangelical curiosity within the Jews, and the
alternatives they supply to traditional old Christian-Jewish
interactions. It additionally presents a compelling figuring out of center Eastern
politics via a brand new lens.
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