If I were a Jew

  • 62 Pages
  • 2.11 MB
  • English
Moody Press , Chicago
Jews -- Conversion to Christia
Statementby Robert G. Lee.
SeriesMoody acorn
LC ClassificationsBV4922 .L4
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4758364M
LC Control Number78104831

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Jew, Hebrew Yĕhūdhī or Yehudi, any person whose religion is the broader sense of the term, a Jew is any person belonging to the worldwide group that constitutes, through descent or conversion, a continuation of the ancient Jewish people, who were themselves descendants of the Hebrews of the Bible (Old Testament).In ancient times, a Yĕhūdhī was originally a member.

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