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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 »
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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.
“The Battle Begins” is part 2 of “Bram: The Life and Wisdom of Messianic Jewish Pioneer Abram Poljak in His Own Words” compiled by D. Thomas Lancaster and originally published in Messiah Journal 116 (Summer 2014): 65–75. This is a French translation of that article.
Judenchristen im Heiligen Lande ("Jewish Christians in the Holy Land") is Poljak's 1936 book documenting the history of believing Jews who lived in Israel.
Levertoff's introduction and commentary to the Gospel of Matthew.
The Peculiar People was an English language Christian Jewish periodical that was co-edited by Theophilus Lucky and published in the USA.
Sefer Po'olei HaShelichim is Joachim Biesenthal's commentary on the book of Acts along with a Hebrew translation of the Greek text of Acts. Biesenthal uses rabbinic literature to help draw out the meaning of the text. It was originally published in 1867. (Special thanks to Keren Ahvah Meshihit [Jerusalem, Israel] for scanning this book and making it public.)
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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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