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Sabbatai Sevi

Gershom Scholem

Sabbatai Sevi

the mystical Messiah, 1626-1676. [Translated by R.J. Zwi Werblowsky.]

by Gershom Scholem

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Published by Princeton University Press in [Princeton, N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shabbethai Ẓebi, -- 1626-1676,
  • Sabbathaians

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBollingen series -- 93
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM199 S3 S3713 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1000p.
    Number of Pages1000
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21213442M

    The story of Sabbatai Zevi could very well have ended there. The thing that kept his myth going was another man: Nathan of Gaza. He is to Sabbatai Zevi what Paul was to Christianity. He was the one who spread his fame throughout the world. In , when he Sabbatai Zevi left Smyrna and traveled to Egypt.   Buy Sabbatai Sevi: The Mystical Messiah, (Bollingen Series (General)) New Ed by Scholem, Gershom Gerhard, Werblowsky, R. J. Zwi (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8).

      I like Scholem’s matter of fact attitude: IV The imprisonment and trial of Sabbatai Sevi in But the exact opposite happens. It is widely esteemed as one of Scholem’s masterworks. Scholem doesn’t seem to have shared his friend’s restless and ultimately tragic temperament. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The lost Messiah: in search of the mystical Rabbi Sabbatai Sevi by John Freely (Book) Two journeys to Jerusalem by R. B () Women and the Messianic heresy of Sabbatai Zevi: by Ada Rapoport-Albert (Book).

    The Sabbatean Movement Sabbatai Zevi. by Gershom Scholem. Am Oved (Tel Aviv). 2 vols. Nothing in the history of the Jewish diaspora can be compared with the Sabbatean movement for depth of spiritual influence and psychological impact.   The 1st is the Kabbalah itself; from the beginings of mysticism up to modern times (including the disaster brought on by Sabbatai Sevi, that very nearly destroyed Judaism for years afterwards). He also shows the Hasid's (the Ultra-Orthadox Jews) and how the Kabbalah and the Zohar influance their teachings and beliefs.5/5(5).


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Sabbatai Sevi by Gershom Gerhard Scholem,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). The referenced ‎ Ḥashshāshīn conception of heaven is actually found directly within the Qur'an's Surah"Gardens enclosed, and grapevines; And voluptuous women of equal age; And a.

Hardback. 1st American Edition. Original Boards with the scarce Original Illustrated Red/Black Dust Jacket. 8vo. pages ; 22 cm. "Sabbatai Zevi (( ) was a Sephardic ordained Rabbi, though of Romaniote origin and a kabbalist, active throughout the Ottoman Empire, who claimed to be the long-awaited Jewish Messiah.

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