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Divine Reversal: The Transforming Ethics of Jesus


Messianic Jewish Publishers 2009

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In the Old Testament, God often reversed the plans of man. Yeshua’s ethics continue this theme. Following his path transforms one’s life from within, revealing the source of true happiness, forgiveness, reconciliation, fidelity, and love.

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Key Features

  • In-depth study on Jesus as Messiah from a Jewish perspective
  • Follows the theme of divine reversal through the Gospels as the kingdom of God overturns the priorities of man
  • A guide to the reading of the Gospels comparable to Jewish students' reading of the Torah

Praise for the Print Edition

I highly recommend this book.

—Jonathan Bernis, President & CEO, Jewish Voice Ministries, Int’l

. . . the idea of reversal behind the ethics of Yeshua is a solid biblical principle.

—Daniel C. Juster, Director, Tikkun International

. . . Messianic Jewish theology at its best.

—Daniel C. Juster, Director, Tikkun International

Enjoy the journey and ponder the terrain. There is far more to Jesus than His work on the cross.

—Darrell Bock, Researach Professor of New Testament Studies, Dallas Theological Seminary

Product Details

  • Title: Divine Reversal: The Transforming Ethics of Jesus
  • Author: Russell Resnik
  • Publisher: Messianic Jewish Publishers
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Pages: 197

About Russell Resnik

Russell Resnik encountered Jesus as Lord and Messiah in the early seventies as a young radical in the mountains of northern New Mexico. Later, he was drawn into the Messianic Jewish movement and founded Adat Yeshua, a Messianic congregation in Albuquerque, NM, which he led for nearly twenty years. Today, he serves as Executive Director of the Union of Messianic Jewish Congregations (UMJC), an association dedicated to establishing, strengthening, and multiplying congregations for Yeshua within the wider Jewish community. Russ is ordained as a Messianic Rabbi through the UMJC and also maintains credentials as a clinical mental health counselor. He has an international speaking and teaching ministry, contributes regularly to Messianic Jewish publications, and is the author of Gateways to Torah: Joining the Ancient Conversation on the Weekly Portion and Creation to Completion: A Guide to Life’s Journey from the Five Books of Moses. Russ and his wife Jane live in Albuquerque and have four children and six grandchildren.

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