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  This is the third and last installment of our study of the Jewish background of the Messianic secret.  We will then take a break from this topic, and will come back to it later, to examine the theme of hidden/revealed Messiah in the New Testament. In our last post, …

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The Messianic Secret against its Jewish background (Part 2):  “Before these things Enoch was hidden, And no one of the children of men knew where he was hidden”  (I Enoch 12.1)   In the next two posts, we will  show that referring to the coming of the Messiah as hidden …

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Introducing Prof. Julia Blum

In Blog by Dr. Eli Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

Shalom, friends! I wanted to take this opportunity and thank everyone for following Jewish Studies Blog! I trust you have found it to be wonderful addition to your ongoing exploration of the Holy Scriptures. Today I have a bitter/sweet news to pass on to you today. Due to several important …

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The Journal of the Jesus Movement in Its Jewish Setting

In Blog by Dr. Eli Lizorkin-Eyzenberg7 Comments

Shalom! Dr. Eli Lizorkin-Eyzenberg is here. I am writing to recommend a FREE resource for serious students and scholars of Early Jewish Christian origins. It is called the “Journal of the Jesus Movement in its Jewish Setting” (JJMJS). This a scholarly peer-reviewed journal that I was a part of starting …