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Jacob Emden

Mortimer Joseph Cohen

Jacob Emden

a man of controversy

by Mortimer Joseph Cohen

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Published by Dropsie College for Hebrew and Cognate Learning in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emden, Jacob, 1697-1776.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mortimer J. Cohen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM755.E63 C6 1934
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p. ;
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6352040M
    LC Control Number37008909
    OCLC/WorldCa18944912

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Only two rabbis in history wrote biographies and Rabbi Jacob Emden was the first. The book is absolutely fascinating. The unique, original manuscript is in the Bodlian library and this is the first time it has appeared in English. The Hebrew edition has been unavailable for over 20 years!/5(4).

Jacob Emden was, as indicated in title of this scholarly book, a man who was unafraid of getting involved in controversy. One of the controversies involved the sanctity of the mystical book Zohar. Many rabbis, even those who do not claim to be mystics, are convinced that the Zohar is a holy book and quote from it in their sermons.5/5(1).

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He wrote a diary "Megillath Sefer" which is of great historical interest, since Author: Nissan Mindel. Rabbi Jacob Emden meets Rabbi Yahshua. It was in that the Synod of Constantinov in modern Ukrainia sought the assistance of Rabbi Emden for his skills to suppress the Shabbatean movement.

The foundational messianic thrust of the Shabbateans came from reinterpretation of the mystical book. Jacob Emden was regarded as one of the outstanding scholars of his generation.

He disapproved of the pilpul method of Talmud study. He was interested in secular works (he knew German, Dutch, and Latin), but he was a fiery opponent of the for a brief period of time when he served as the rabbi of Emden, he was never an elected Jewish authority.

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JACOB EMDEN was a German rabbi, scholar of Jewish law, controversialist, and son of Hakham Tsevi Ashkenazi. One of the most versatile, well-informed and pugnacious Jewish writers of the 18th century. Jacob Emden () was a German scholar of Talmud and Kabbalah who was known for his feuds with other Jewish scholars and rabbis.

Among those with whom Emden feuded were Moses Hagis, head of the Portugese Jewish community in Emden’s hometown Altona, and Ezekiel Katzenellenbogen, the chief rabbi of the German Jewish community.

From a literary point of view, Jacob Emden's siddur was the best produced in the eighteenth century. Translations. The first translation of the prayer-book, the Minhag Romi, in Italian with Hebrew characters, was published at Bologna in (Spanish, Ferrara, ; Judæo-German, by.

In short, more than an expression of tolerance for Christianity, Emden wanted to create an alliance between Jews and the church against the Frankists. Books: Jacob Frank and the Heresy We : Shaul Magid.

Jacob Emden, also known as Ya'avetz (June 4, – Ap ), was a leading German rabbi and talmudist who championed Orthodox Judaism in the face of the growing influence of the Sabbatean movement.

He was acclaimed in all circles for his extensive. Jacob Emden. 30 likes. Jacob Emden, also known as Ya'avetz, was a leading German rabbi and talmudist who championed Orthodox Judaism in the face of the. Jacob Emden. Philadelphia: Dropsie College for Hebrew and Cognate Learning, (OCoLC) Named Person: Jacob Emden; Jacob Emden: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mortimer J Cohen.Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Jacob Emden books online.

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