Jethro and the Jews

Jethro and the Jews

In Jethro and the Jews, Beatrice J. W. Lawrence explores rabbinic texts interpreting the identities and roles of Moses’ father-in-law, revealing him to be a locus of anxiety concerning conversion, community boundaries, intermarriage, and ...

Author: Beatrice Lawrence

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004348929

Category: Religion

Page: 188

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In Jethro and the Jews, Beatrice J. W. Lawrence explores rabbinic texts interpreting the identities and roles of Moses’ father-in-law, revealing him to be a locus of anxiety concerning conversion, community boundaries, intermarriage, and non-Jews.
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Jews in Islamic Countries in the Middle Ages

Jews in Islamic Countries in the Middle Ages

The sons of Jethro ( 15 ) It is enlightening to pursue the Jewish sources on this
subject . Some of these sources mention Jews living amongst the Arabs , such as
we find in the Mishnā : “ Arab women go about veiled ” , i.e. , Jewish women
living ...

Author: Moše Gîl

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 900413882X

Category: History

Page: 828

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This book contains studies on the Jews in Muslim countries in the early Middle Ages, and is based on an extensive use of both Jewish and Muslim mediaeval sources. "Jews in Islamic Countries in the Middle Ages" has been selected by "Choice" as Outstanding Academic Title (2005).
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Righteous Gentiles in the Hebrew Bible

Righteous Gentiles in the Hebrew Bible

Now more than ever, gentiles are an integral part of the Jewish community. But they are not new to the Jewish story. In fact, righteous gentiles go back to Abraham. The story of the Jewish people can't be told without them.

Author: Jeffrey K. Salkin

Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing

ISBN: 9781580233644

Category: Religion

Page: 151

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Now more than ever, gentiles are an integral part of the Jewish community. But they are not new to the Jewish story. In fact, righteous gentiles go back to Abraham. The story of the Jewish people can't be told without them.
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The Swedenborg Concordance

The Swedenborg Concordance

The quality of this good is ' Jethro . ' " The - - Such were the Jews . . . and for the
same priest of Midian ' = the good of the Church where are reason they are still
kept in such vastation by means of those who are in the truth of simple good ...

Author: John Faulkner Potts

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433082244207

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Encyclopedia of Judaism

Encyclopedia of Judaism

K 248 Jethro law forbade crucifixion because it involves torture, which is banned
even for criminals. Jesus continues to be a controversial figure in dialogues
between Christians and Jews. In the last half of the 20th century, the Roman
Catholic ...

Author: Sara E. Karesh

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 9780816069828

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 641

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An illustrated A to Z reference containing over 800 entries providing information on the theology, people, historical events, institutions and movements related to the religion of Judaism.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Legends of the Jews

The Legends of the Jews

2, likewise dwells upon the high position which Jethro held in his country.
According to an opinion recorded in the first four sources cited at the beginning of
this note, |i"Q (Exod. 2. 16) signifies "prince" and not "priest"; comp. also vol. Ill, pp
.

Author: Louis Ginzberg

Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

ISBN: 9781596057920

Category: Religion

Page: 460

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The masterpiece of one of the preeminent Talmudic scholars of the 20th century, the multivolume Legends of the Jews gathers together stories from the Talmud, the Midrash, the Bible, and oral traditions-also known as the Haggada-and offers them in chronological order. Volume V, first published in 1925, features tales of The Creation of the World, Adam, The Ten Generations, Noah, Abraham, Jacob, Joseph, the Sons of Jacob, Job, and Moses in Egypt. A work of brilliant erudition and deep devotion, this is an invaluable collection of religious lore. American rabbi LOUIS GINZBERG (1873-1953) founded the American Academy of Jewish Research and was a prolific contributor to the Jewish Encyclopedia.
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A Cyclop dia of Biblical Literature

A Cyclop  dia of Biblical Literature

gestion of different documents help us ; because I was best known to the Jews ;
and that Hobab was even if such were ... perhaps = 1770 , ' an encamp . the
suppression of Jethro ' s name as the father of ment of Nomads ; ' ' Ietoup , and in
i ...

Author: John Kitto

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3366240

Category: Bible

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Pharaoh s Counsellors

Pharaoh s Counsellors

Author: Judith Reesa Baskin

Publisher: Brown Judaic Studies

ISBN: UOM:39015008232244

Category: History

Page: 191

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The Lost Tribes of Israel and the Jews

The  Lost Tribes  of Israel and the Jews

Jethro could see that it was too much of an undertaking for one man alone; also it
would have made the administration ofjustice tiresome to the people. Jethro
advised Moses to a better plan. It is obvious that the plan was divine inspiration.

Author: Cobus van der Merwe

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781465321794

Category: Religion

Page: 313

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Thinking is a wonderful tool if it is used the right way. That is to say to imagine or to recollect what is stored up in your top storehouse, or even to form an opinion by having your mind occupied on a certain subject combined with the information to your disposal and then conceive what is possible.
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Papa Jethro

Papa Jethro

With warm watercolor artwork and a gentle storyline, this picture book sensitively looks at the issue of interfaith families.

Author: Deborah Bodin Cohen

Publisher: Kar-Ben Publishing ™

ISBN: 9781512492576

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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With warm watercolor artwork and a gentle storyline, this picture book sensitively looks at the issue of interfaith families. "Why can't you be Jewish like me? Why can't I be Christian like you?" To answer these questions posed by his granddaughter, a modern grandfather tells her the parallel story of Jethro, the famous non-Jewish grandfather of the Bible.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

A Cyclopaedia of Biblical Literature

   A    Cyclopaedia of Biblical Literature

יְהוּדיים or יְהוּדִים יְהוּדִי ) JEW , JEWS THIE gestion of different
documents help us ; because was best known ... Son of Bilerror the words ain ' , “
Jethro son of , ' had han , son of Jediael of the tribe of Benjamin , head dropped
out ...

Author: John Kitto

Publisher:

ISBN: NLI:000203017706

Category: Bible

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Dr William Smith s Dictionary of the Bible

Dr  William Smith s Dictionary of the Bible

the Jews we see in the case of Benjamin , Benoni ; warded by becoming the
father - in - law of M seg Solomon , Jedidiah , etc. ( see Weil's ... 19 , Toupalav : ]
Jethur , ( Jetur , Ituræi ] ) , Gen law : assuming the identity of Hobab and Jethro ,
xxv .

Author: William Smith

Publisher:

ISBN: MSU:31293105734994

Category: Bible

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dictionary of the bible

dictionary of the bible

i sporto prasy the Jews we see in the case of Benjamin , Benoni ; ' warded by
becoming the fiber - in - box e lo Solomon ... apparently at the time of these tine in
proceeding on the hypothesis that Jethro and lo- in Jerusalem ( i Chr . is .

Author: dr. william smith

Publisher:

ISBN:

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Dictionary of the Bible

Dictionary of the Bible

the Jews we see in the case of Benjamin , Benoni ; / warded by becoming the
father - in - law of Moses Solomon , Jedidiah , etc. ( see Weil's ... 1 , he is called
Jethro , as also in JETUR ( 772 ) [ prob . nomadic camp or cir . ch . xviii .; but in
Num .

Author: Horatio Balch Hackett

Publisher:

ISBN: NLI:2583010-20

Category: Bible

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The Jewish Encyclopedia

The Jewish Encyclopedia

seven pames : 66 66 S. S. erally accepted that he had read “ wa - yihad , "
meaning " he became a Jew " Reuel , " Jether , " “ Jethro , " " Hobab , ” “ Heber , "
( Tan . , Yitro , 5 ) . “ Keni ” ( comp . Judges i . 16 , iv , 11 ) , Jethro was the first to
utter a ...

Author: Isidore Singer

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39076005097006

Category: Jews

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History of the Jews in All Ages

History of the Jews  in All Ages

the victory of the Israelites , he brought Zipporah the wife of the Hebrew legislator
, and her two sons to the camp . Important consequences were produced by his
visit . Jethro soon perceived that the responsibilities of Moses were so arduous ...

Author: Edward Parsons

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HW5JBK

Category: Jews

Page: 528

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The Bible dictionary

The Bible dictionary

JETHRO - JEW . JETH ' RO , excellence ; the father - in - law of Moses , and one
of the heads of his father ' s house si Chron . He first appears in Scripture in Exod
. ii . 16 - 21 , viii . 10 ) . and there he is called Reuel ; but in the following | ' JEW ...

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ISBN: OXFORD:600091785

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Sex Symbolism in Religion

Sex Symbolism in Religion

Jethro or Ithra , 231 . " Jew " name from IU or JU , 333 , 465 . Jow , Jehovah
worshipper , 333 . Jews remained in Egypt , 213 . Jews bitterly hostile to
Christianity , 389 . Jewish Jehovah identical wita Roman Jove , 473-474 . Jewish
colouring of ...

Author: James Ballantyne Hannay

Publisher: Health Research Books

ISBN: 0787303674

Category: Religion

Page: 540

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1922 Contents: the Gods of the Hebrew Bible; Part I - Old Testament Gods; Growth of the Sun God Idea; Status, Beliefs & Idols of the Hebrews; Fruition of the Sun God Idea; Peter or the Rock; the Two Gods; Queen of Heaven, Ruach; Seven Stories of.
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