Monday
May162011

Essays on Messianic Jews

Lex Rofes, "Are Messianic Jews Really 'Just Trying to Convert Us'? And Other Popular Misconceptions" Jewschool: Progressive Jews & Views, May 8, 2015. 

Paul Spinrad, "Whither Messianic Judaism?" Medium, December 13, 2014. 

Kinbar, Carl. "For the Common Good" [MJStudies ed.: A Messianic Jewish reading of 1 Cor. 12:7]. Pages 19-38 in Gifts of the Spirit. Marshfield, MO: First Fruits of Zion, 2013.

Yaakov Ariel, "Evangelical Jews: The Rise of Messianic Judaism". Pages 214-244 in An Unusual Relationship: Evangelical Christians and Jews. New York: NYU Press, 2013.

Tamir Erez, "Mission Not Accomplished: Negotiating Power Relations and Vulnerability among Messianic Jews in Israel". Pages 40-58 in Ethnographic Encounters in Israel: Poetics and Ethics of Fieldwork. Edited by Fran Markowitz. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2013.

Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations, "Statement of Faith." Albuquerque: UMJC, 2012.

Joshua Schwartz, "How Jewish to be Jewish? Self-Identity and Jewish Christians in First Century CE Palestine". Pages 55-73 in Judaea-Palaestina, Babylon and Rome: Jews in Antiquity. Edited by Benjamin Isaac and Yuval Shahar. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2012.

Craig L. Blomberg, "Freedom from the Law Only for Gentiles? A Non-Supersessionist Alternative to Mark Kinzer's 'Postmissionary Messianic Judaism.'" Pages 41-56 in New Testament Theology in Light of the Church's Mission. Edited by Jon C. Laansma, Grant Osborne and Ray Van Neste. Eugene: Cascade, 2011. 

Lutz Greisiger, "Israel in the Church and the Church in Israel: The Formation of Jewish Christian Communities as a Proselytising Strategy Within and Outside the German Pietist Mission to the Jews of the Eighteenth Century". Pages 129-54 in Pietism and Community in Europe and North America 1650-1850. Edited by Jonathan Strom. Leiden: Brill, 2010. 

David J. Rudolph, "Introduction." Pages 11-18 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

David J. Rudolph, "Messianic Judaism in Antiquity and the Modern Era." Pages 21-36 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

David Rudolph and Elliot Klayman, "Messianic Jewish Synagogues". Pages 37-50 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Seth N. Klayman, "Messianic Jewish Worship and Prayer." Pages 51-60 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Carl Kinbar, "Messianic Jews and Scripture". Pages 61-71 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Carl Kinbar, "Messianic Jews and Jewish Tradition". Pages 72-81 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Russ Resnik, "Messianic Jewish Ethics". Pages 82-89 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Stuart Dauermann, "Messianic Jewish Outreach". Pages 90-97 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Rachel Wolf, "Messianic Judaism and Women". Pages 98-106 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Akiva Cohen, "Messianic Jews in the Land of Israel". Pages 107-115 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Mitch Glaser, "Messianic Jewish National Organizations". Pages 116-25 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Mark S. Kinzer, "Messianic Jews and the Jewish World". Pages 126-35 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Daniel Juster, "Messianic Jews and the Gentile Christian World". Pages 136-44 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Jennifer M. Rosner, "Messianic Jews and Jewish-Christian Dialogue". Pages 145-55 in Introduction to Messianic Judaism: Its Ecclesial Context and Biblical Foundations. Edited by David J. Rudolph and Joel Willitts. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2013.

Jean-Miguel Garrigues, "Complementarity Between the Vocations of Jews and Gentiles in the Church of Christ". Translation of pages 125-28, 142-45 in Jean-Miguel Garrigues, Le Saint-Esprit sceau de la Trinité : le Filioque et l’originalité trinitaire de l’Esprit dans sa personne et dans sa mission. Paris: du Cerf, 2011.  

Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations, "Introducing Messianic Judaism and the UMJC." Albuquerque: UMJC, 2010.

Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations, “A Working Definition of Jewish Identity." Albuquerque: UMJC, 2010.

Matthew Levering, "Supersessionism and Messianic Judaism". Pages 12-46 in Jewish-Christian Dialogue and the Life of Wisdom: Engagements with the Theology of David Novak. New York: Continuum, 2010. 

Peter Hocken, "The Messianic Jewish Movement: New Current and Old Reality", in The Challenges of the Pentecostal, Charismatic and Messianic Jewish Movements (Burlington: Ashgate, 2009), 97-115.

David J. Rudolph, "History of Judeo-Christian Communities in the Jewish Diaspora." Pages 136-139 in Encyclopedia of the Jewish Diaspora: Origins, Experiences, and Culture. Vol. 1. Edited by M. Avrum Ehrlich. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2008.

David J. Rudolph, "Contemporary Judeo-Christian Communities in the Jewish Diaspora." Pages 146-150 in Encyclopedia of the Jewish Diaspora: Origins, Experiences, and Culture. Vol. 1. Edited by M. Avrum Ehrlich. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2008.

Kay Silberling, "The Ephraimite Error." A position paper submitted to the International Messianic Jewish Alliance, July 6, 2007

David Novak, "When Jews Are Christians". Pages 218-28 in Talking with Christians: Musings of a Jewish Theologian. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2005.

Daniel C. Juster and Russ Resnik, "One Law Movements: A Challenge to the Messianic Jewish Community." Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations, January 28, 2005. 

Daniel Juster and Peter Hocken, "The Messianic Jewish Movement: An Introduction". Toward Jerusalem Council II, 2004.

John G. Gager, "Did Jewish Christians See the Rise of Islam?" Pages 361–72 in The Ways that Never Parted: Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages. Edited by Adam H. Becker and Annette Yoshiko Reed. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2003.

Daniel Boyarin, "Semantic Differences; or, 'Judaism'/'Christianity'". Pages 65-85 in The Ways that Never Parted: Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages. Edited by Adam H. Becker and Annette Yoshiko Reed. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2003.

Gershon Nerel, "Primitive Jewish Christians in the Modern Thought of Messianic Jews". Pages 399-425 in Le Judéo-Christianisme Dans Tous Ses États. Edited by Simon Mimouni and F. Stanley Jones. Lectio Divina Hors Série. Actes Du Colloque de Jérusalem 6-10 Juillet 1998. Paris: Les Éditions du Cerf, 2001.

Mark S. Kinzer, The Nature of Messianic Judaism. West Hartford: Hashivenu Archives, 2000.

Elliot Klayman, "Messianic Jews and the Law of Return". Pages 73-78 in The Enduring Paradox: Exploratory Essays in Messianic Judaism. Edited by John Fischer. Baltimore: Lederer, 2000.

David H. Stern, "The People of God, the Promises of God, and the Land of Israel". Pages 73-78 in The Enduring Paradox: Exploratory Essays in Messianic Judaism. Edited by John Fischer. Baltimore: Lederer, 2000.

David H. Stern, "The Significance of Jerusalem for Messianic Jews". Pages 79-94 in The Enduring Paradox: Exploratory Essays in Messianic Judaism. Edited by John Fischer. Baltimore: Lederer, 2000.

Daniel Juster, "Towards a Messianic Jewish Theology". Pages 57-62 in Jewish Identity and Faith in Jesus. Edited by Kai Kjaer-Hansen. Jerusalem: Caspari Center for Biblical and Jewish Studies, 1996.

David H. Stern, "Court Cases and the Struggle for Aliyah". Pages 87-96 in Jewish Identity and Faith in Jesus. Edited by Kai Kjaer-Hansen. Jerusalem: Caspari Center for Biblical and Jewish Studies, 1996.

Daniel Juster, "Messianic Judaism and the Torah". Pages 113-121 in Jewish Identity and Faith in Jesus. Edited by Kai Kjaer-Hansen. Jerusalem: Caspari Center for Biblical and Jewish Studies, 1996.

Gerson Nerel, "Messianic Jews and the Modern Zionist Movement". Pages 75-84 in Israel and Yeshua. Edited by Torleif Elgvin. Jerusalem: Caspari Center for Biblical and Jewish Studies, 1993.

Lester Dean. "A Response to Gerard Sloyan from Lester Dean". Pages 173–75 in Bursting the Bonds? A Jewish-Christian Dialogue on Jesus and Paul. Edited by Leonard Swidler, et al. Maryknoll: Orbis, 1990.

Lester Dean, "Jews and Jewish Christians Must Follow Torah". Pages 176–81 in Bursting the Bonds? A Jewish-Christian Dialogue on Jesus and Paul. Edited by Leonard Swidler, et al.  Maryknoll: Orbis, 1990.

Isaac C. Rottenberg, "Messianic Jews: Conspiracy or Tragedy?" Pages 172-187 in The Turbulent Triangle: Christians, Jews, Israel. Hawley, Pennsylvania: Red Mountain Associates, 1989.