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An examination and evaluation of the teachings of Leo Baeck, Mordecai
M. Kaplan, Martin Buber, Abraham J. Heschel and J. B. Soloveitchik by
the professor of education and Jewish religious thought at the Hebrew
Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in New York.
-----------. How can a Jew speak of faith today? Philadelphia, Westminster,
1969. 221 p.
Essays on modern concepts of God, Israel, secular religion and theologi­
cal dialogue with Christians.
B
r a n d o n
,
S.G.F. Jesus and the zealots. New York, Putnam, 1969. 413 p.
-----------. The trial of Jesus. New York, Stein & Day, 1968. 223 p.
B
r aude
, W
i l l i a m
G. Pesikta Rabbati. New Haven, Yale University, 1969,
2 vols. 995 p.
A scholarly English translation by the rabbi of Congregation Sons of
Israel and David, Providence, R. I., of the midrashic discourses for
feasts, fasts and special Sabbaths.
B
r on n e r
, L
e a h
.
Gateways to Jewish life. New York, Bloch, 1969. 227, 30 p.
Essays on great men and great ideas in Jewish history by the lecturer
in Hebrew Studies at Witwatersrand University in South Africa.
B
r o w n
, J
e r ry
W
a y n e
.
The rise of Biblical criticism in America, 1800-1870.
Middletown, Conn., Wesleyan University, 1969. 224 p.
How the principles of historical criticism originating in Germany
influenced the scholars of New England primarily at Andover Seminary
and Harvard.
B
r o w n
, R
a y m o n d
,
et al. The Jerome Biblical commentary. Englewood Cliffs,
N. J., Prentice-Hall, 1968. 1600 p.
Commentaries by American Catholic biblical scholars.
B
r u e g e m a n n
, W
a l t e r
.
Tradition for crisis: a study of Hosea. Richmond, Va.,
John Knox Press, 1969. 192 p.
A study of the covenant traditions of the prophets and their relevance
for modern times, by the professor of Old Testament at Eden Seminary,
Missouri.
B
u c h
, A
r th u r
T . The Bible on Broadway. Hamden, Conn., Shoe String
Press, 1968. 175 p.
Discussions of modern Broadway plays dealing with biblical themes
by the rabbi of Cong. Shaare Zedek in New York.
B
u c h en
, I
rv ing
H. Isaac Bashevis Singer and the eternal past. New York,
New York University, 1968. 239 p.
An examination of the author’s writings and new biographical data
about him.
B
u c h le r
, A
d o l p h
.
Types of Palestinian Jewish piety from 70 B.C.E. to 70
C.E. New York, Ktav, 1968. 264 p.
A reprint of the 1922 edition containing studies of Hillel the Hasid,
Honi the Hasid and pious men in the Psalms of Solomon by the late
principal of Jews College, London.
B
u t w in
, F
r an ces
.
The Jews in America. Minneapolis, Lerner Publications,
1969. 110 p.
A concise illustrated history.