By Jerry Rabow
It is a bit recognized undeniable fact that there were greater than fifty well-known Jewish Messiahs. those characters, notwithstanding unrenowned at the present time, encouraged messianic fervour that now and then seized the complete Jewish, Christian, Muslim or even secular worlds.
The tales of those fifty Messiahs, either female and male, are unknown -- suppressed via Jewish spiritual professionals or neglected via historians of all religions. Until now. during this ebook, those Jewish Messiahs are remembered, and now their forgotten tales -- no matter if funny, weird and wonderful, tragic or solemn -- are eventually instructed. The Messiah who killed the Pope; The Messiah who was once stored from the Inquisition whilst the Pope concealed him within the Vatican; The Messiah who demanded that his head be bring to a halt in an effort to turn out his immortality The Messiah who defied the Holy Roman Emperor; The seventeenth century Messiah whose fans persevered their mystery society into the twentieth century. And to modern occasions and the tale of the overdue Lubavitcher Rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, and the way he encouraged a passionate and committed following.
Above all, Fifty Jewish Messiahs examines humanity, now not divinity, and heritage instead of theology. Taken jointly, those exciting tales paint a vibrant portrait of the common and undying human want for optimism, and desire in a greater future.
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50 Jewish Messiahs: The Untold Life Stories of 50 Jewish Messiahs Since Jesus and How They Changed the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Worlds by Jerry Rabow