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Title Saints and role models in Judaism and Christianity / edited by Marcel Poorthuis, Joshua Schwartz
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 485 pages) : illustrations
Series Jewish and Christian perspectives series, 1388-2074 ; v. 7
Jewish and Christian perspectives series ; v. 7. 1388-2074
Contents List of Illustrations; List of E-Mail Addresses Contributors; Editorial Statement; INTRODUCTION; BIBLICAL PERIOD; RABBINIC/PATRISTIC PERIOD; MIDDLE AGES; MODERN PERIOD; Index of Ancient Sources; Index of Names and Subjects
Summary This work deals with the role of saints and exemplary individuals in Judaism and Christianity. It examines Jewish and Christian perspectives upon saints and role models from the Biblical period to the 21st century
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Christian saints -- Congresses.
Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.
Holiness -- Christianity -- Congresses.
Holiness -- Judaism -- Congresses
Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.
Zaddikim -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Poorthuis, Marcel, 1955-
Schwartz, Joshua.
ISBN 1423710967 (electronic bk.)
9004126147 (alk. paper)
9781423710967 (electronic bk.)
9789004126145 (alk. paper)
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