Menasseh Ben Israel and his world



Publisher: E.J. Brill in Leiden, New York

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Places:

  • Amsterdam (Netherlands),
  • Netherlands,
  • Amsterdam

Subjects:

  • Manasseh ben Israel, 1604-1657.,
  • Rabbis -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- Biography.,
  • Sephardim -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Judaism -- Netherlands -- Amsterdam -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Amsterdam (Netherlands) -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Yosef Kaplan, Henry Méchoulan, and Richard H. Popkin.
SeriesBrill"s studies in intellectual history,, v. 15
ContributionsKaplan, Yosef., Popkin, Richard Henry, 1923-, Méchoulan, Henry.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM755.M25 M46 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 278 p. :
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2189001M
ISBN 109004091149
LC Control Number89007265

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whether it is fix'd or alterable; with the sense of the Jewish doctors, both ancient and modern, touching predestination and free-will. Written in Latin by the famous Menasseh ben-Israel. Menasseh ben Israel was born in Portugal.

His parents Joseph (ben Israel) Soeiro and Rachel Abranel were Marranos (secret Jews). The family emigrated to Amsterdam while Menasseh was still a child. There ben Israel studied with the well-respected rabbi Isaac Uziel. In his book “Mikve Israel”, Ben Israel set a condition: The Messiah will only come if the Jews shall settle and re-settle in all corners of the world.

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