Between them they rendered into Hebrew all the chief Jewish writings of the middle ages.
The first Christians were regarded, even by themselves, as a Jewish sect.
The precepts of the law were valuable in the eyes of the Scribes because they were the seal of Jewish particularism, the barrier erected between the world at large and the exclusive community of Yahweh's grace.
48), and that two Jewish brigands maintained themselves for years in Neerda in the swamps of Babylonia, and were acknowledged as dynasts by Artabanus (Jos.
He was a considerable force in the educational revival of Jewish education in France.