By Jerry Rabow
It is a bit recognized incontrovertible fact that there were greater than fifty in demand Jewish Messiahs. those characters, notwithstanding unrenowned this present day, encouraged messianic fervour that now and then seized the complete Jewish, Christian, Muslim or even secular worlds.
The tales of those fifty Messiahs, either female and male, are unknown -- suppressed by way of Jewish non secular gurus or neglected via historians of all religions. Until now. during this ebook, those Jewish Messiahs are remembered, and now their forgotten tales -- no matter if funny, strange, tragic or solemn -- are ultimately informed. The Messiah who killed the Pope; The Messiah who was once stored from the Inquisition while the Pope concealed him within the Vatican; The Messiah who demanded that his head be bring to an end so as to end up his immortality The Messiah who defied the Holy Roman Emperor; The seventeenth century Messiah whose fans persevered their mystery society into the 20 th century. And to modern instances and the tale of the past due Lubavitcher Rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, and the way he encouraged a passionate and dedicated following.
Above all, Fifty Jewish Messiahs examines humanity, no longer divinity, and heritage instead of theology. Taken jointly, those fascinating tales paint a vibrant portrait of the common and undying human desire for optimism, and wish in a greater future.
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50 Jewish Messiahs: The Untold Life Stories of 50 Jewish Messiahs Since Jesus and How They Changed the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Worlds by Jerry Rabow