A History of the Jewish People in the Time of Jesus Christ, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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T. & T. Clark, 1885 - Bible
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Excellent work , scholarship by Schurer. - Christianbook.com
This is an excellent reference work. - Christianbook.com
Very difficult to glean insight from this book. - Christianbook.com
For serious research by both scholars and pastors. - Christianbook.com

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User Review  - Greg from California - Christianbook.com

Very technical feeling. Not readable. Very difficult to glean insight from this book. Feels like compilation of historical data. I literally threw mine in the trash. Read full review

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User Review  - thomas - Christianbook.com

at first I could not understand the 'five book set' with first and second divisions, but once I got that, I started reading volume I first division, I didn't understand it, it was nothing but ... Read full review

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Page 176 - And let the beauty of the LORD our God be upon us: And establish thou the work of our hands upon us; Yea, the work of our hands establish thou it.
Page 122 - Woe unto you, ye blind guides, which say, "Whosoever shall swear by the temple, it is nothing; but whosoever shall swear by the gold of the temple, he is a debtor!
Page 125 - For they bind heavy burdens and grievous to be borne, and lay them on men's shoulders; but they themselves will not move them with one of their fingers.
Page 235 - Actum et de sacris Aegyptiis ludaicisque pellendis, factumque patrum consultum, ut quattuor milia libertini generis ea superstitione infecta, quis idonea aetas, in insulam Sardiniam veherentur, coercendis illic latrociniis, et, si ob gravitatem caeli interissent, vile damnum; ceteri cederent Italia, nisi certam 1 5 ante diem profanos ritus exuissent.
Page 313 - Tradidit arcano quodcumque volumine Moses, Non monstrare vias eadem nisi sacra colenti, Quaesitum ad fontem solos deducere verpos.
Page 125 - ... Pharisaism, with a fearless logic and a fixed tenacity of purpose. An immense and ever-growing host of formulated rules, not one in a hundred of which makes any appeal to the heart of Man or has any meaning for his higher reason, will crush his life down, slowly and inexorably, beneath their deadly burden. "At every step, at the work of his calling, at prayer, at meals, at home and abroad, from early morning till late in the evening, from youth to old age, the dead, the deadening formula
Page 86 - Heal us, O Lord, and we shall be healed; Save us and we shall be saved; For thou art our praise.
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Page 85 - But the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, the God of Jacob, the God of Christians, is a God of love and...
Page 93 - He used to say , be not like servants who serve their master, for the sake of receiving a reward...

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