The Death of Death by Neil Gillman
Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought

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In this innovative and personal synthesis, Gillman creates a strikingly modern statement on resurrection and immortality. Combining astute scholarship with keen historical and theological insights, he outlines the evolution of Jewish thought about bodily resurrection and spiritual immortality.
 

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Neil Gillman, PhD, rabbi and professor of Jewish philosophy at The Jewish Theological Seminary in New York, is author of Sacred Fragments: Recovering Theology for the Modern Jew, winner of the National Jewish Book Award; The Death of Death: Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought, a finalist for the National Jewish Book Award and a Publishers Weekly "Best Book of the Year"; and The Way Into Encountering God in Judaism, among other books.
 
Published February 1, 1997 by Jewish Lights Publishing. 336 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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In a masterful survey of Jewish attitudes toward the concepts of resurrection and immortality, Gillman, who teaches Jewish philosophy at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, defies the common n

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In a masterful survey of Jewish attitudes toward the concepts of resurrection and immortality, Gillman, who teaches Jewish philosophy at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, defies the common notion that Judaism is a religion that fails to address the afterlife.

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