Journey to heaven : exploring Jewish views of the afterlife / by Leila Leah Bronner.
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|Subject:||Bible. Old Testament > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Future life > Judaism.
Immortality > Judaism.
Reincarnation > Judaism.
Rabbinical literature > History and criticism.
- ISBN: 9789655240788 (e-book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (209 pages)
- Publisher: Jerusalem ; Urim Publications, 
- Copyright: ©2015
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages -200) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| The Hebrew Bible: glimpses of immortality -- Early post-biblical literature: gateways to heaven and hell -- The mishnah: who will merit the world to come? -- The Talmud: what happens in the next world? -- Medieval Jewish philosophy: faith and reason -- Mysticism: reincarnation in Kabbalah -- Modernity: what do we believe? -- The Messiah: the eternal thread of hope.
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on print version record.