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Abram (Bram) Poljak (1900–1963) was a Ukranian-born, Orthodox Jew. A musical prodigy, Poljak played violin for the Czar at the age of eight. As a young man, he moved to Germany and took work as a jour… Read more »
A growing collection of documents from pre-holocaust and early twentieth-century Messianic Jewish pioneers
Chizzuk Emunat Emet ("True Faith Strengthened") is Lichtenstein's response to the famous anti-missionary work Chizzuk Emunah ("Faith Strengthened") by Isaac Troki. (Special thanks to Jorge Quinonez for the scanning of this work.)
Lichtenstein's Limudei haNeviim ("Teachings of the Prophets") tried to combine the mystical teachings of Jewish mysticism and the New Testament. (Special thanks to Jorge Quinonez for the scanning of this work.)
Lichtenstein’s Magale Sod is a work dedicated to explaining the difficult passages in the Tanakh. This file consists of scanned pages of the original publication in Hebrew.
Lichtenstein obituary notice appearing in The Jewish Era on May 5, 1912.
Toledot Yeshua HaMashiach ("The Life of Yeshua the Messiah") was Lichtenstein's response to the medieval rabbinic polemic Toledot Yeshu. (Special thanks to Jorge Quinonez for the scanning of this work.)
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In 1886 Franz Delitzsch established an institute for training missionaries to work among the Jewish people at Leipzig University in connection with the Lutheran mission to the Jews. The institute was … Read more »
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