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Suffering as identity the Jewish paradigm by Esther Benbassa

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Published by Verso in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Suffering,
  • Judaism,
  • Jews,
  • Identity

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementEsther Benbassa ; translated by G.M. Goshgarian
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS143 .B44414 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 207 p. ;
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25136803M
ISBN 101844674037, 1844674045
ISBN 109781844674039, 9781844674046
LC Control Number2010286434
OCLC/WorldCa317919985

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Foreword / Robert N. Fisher --Preface / Daniel T. Primozic Introduction / Robert N. Fisher Writing the Disaster: Inscriptions of the Self / H. Mike Awalt The Cry for Human Worth / David A. Pailin Toward a Philosophy of Loss / Charles C. Conti For millennia readers of Isaiah have pondered the question of the identity of the suffering servant. The book of Acts gives the account of an Ethiopian whose reading of the fourth song led him to ask “of whom does the prophet speak?” (). The question is a natural one, for . Ask Jesus to use the suffering you experience to make you more like Him and point more people to Him. 1 Peter "Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring. The central concern of “Sonny’s Blues” is suffering: Baldwin emphasizes that suffering is universal, and that it is also cyclical—that suffering tends to lead to more suffering. Baldwin demonstrates the effects of suffering on several different scales: he shows the way suffering affects an individual life, the way it affects a family.