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  • 1Isaiah, book of — Although there is no MS even the oldest, among the Dead Sea scrolls which in any way suggests that the book can be divided among several authors of different dates, it has been modern critical opinion that the book cannot be a unity. The reasons… …

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  • 2Isaiah, Book of — ▪ Old Testament also spelled  Isaias,         one of the major prophetical writings of the Old Testament. The superscription identifies Isaiah as the son of Amoz and his book as “the vision of Isaiah . . . concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the… …

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  • 3Book of Isaiah — This article is about the Book of Isaiah. For the Jewish prophet, see Isaiah. Hebrew Bible …

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  • 4Book of Mormon anachronisms — There are a variety of words and phrases in the Book of Mormon that are considered anachronistic as their existence in the text of the Book of Mormon is at odds with known linguistic patterns, archaeological findings, or known historical… …

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  • 5ISAIAH — (Heb. יְשַׁעְיָה ,יְשַׁעְיָהוּ Salvation of YHWH ), one of the eight books (as the Rabbis and the Masorah count them) of the Nevi im, or Prophets, the second division of the Hebrew canon (see bible , Canon). INTRODUCTION Outside the Book of… …

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  • 6Isaiah (disambiguation) — Isaiah is the main character in the Biblical Book of Isaiah.Isaiah can also refer to:*Book of Isaiah, the book of the Bible ascribed to Isaiah *Isaiah of Armenia, Catholicos of Armenia from 775 to 778 *VIA Isaiah a 64 bit computer processor from… …

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  • 7ISAIAH, ASCENSION OF — ISAIAH, ASCENSION OF, early Christian apocalypse, containing the Jewish apocryphon the martyrdom of isaiah . The aggadah about Isaiah s violent death was already known at the beginnings of Christianity (see Acts 8: 34). Thus the Jewish apocryphon …

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  • 8Isaiah — () and Huldah (; see ); and again, twenty years later, when he had already entered on his office, by the invasion of Tiglath Pileser and his career of conquest. Ahaz, king of Judah, at this crisis refused to co operate with the kings of Israel… …

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  • 9Isaiah Oke — (born c. 1940) was a Nigerian shaman called a “babalowa” who eventually rejected sorcery and became the subject of a 1989 autobiographical book titled Blood Secrets , as told to Joe Wright. Early years Isaiah Oke was born in the village of Ils… …

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  • 10ISAIAH, MARTYRDOM OF — ISAIAH, MARTYRDOM OF, one of the source documents discerned by scholars in the Ascension of Isaiah (see ), relating Isaiah s persecution and eventual martyr s death at the hands of manasseh , king of Judah. From the first publication in 1819 of… …

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  • 11ISAIAH BEN ABRAHAM — (d. 1723), rabbi and kabbalist, grandson of david b. samuel ha levi . He wrote Ba er Heitev, a commentary on the Shulḥan Arukh, Oraḥ Ḥayyim, which the title page describes as a digest of the legal decisions of all the early and later halakhic… …

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  • 12Isaiah di Trani the Younger — Isaiah ben Elijah di Trani (the Younger) (Hebrew: ישעיה בן אליהו דטראני) was an Italian Talmudist and commentator who lived in the 13th century and 14th century. He was the grandson, on his mother s side, of Isaiah (ben Mali) di Trani the Elder.… …

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  • 13ISAIAH BEN MALL DI TRANI — (the Elder; c. 1200–before 1260), early Italian halakhist, scion of a well known rabbinic and scholarly family. Born in Trani, he is mainly known as the author of extensive commentaries and pesakim ( decisions ) on the Talmud. Isaiah was a pupil… …

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  • 14Book of Wisdom — or Wisdom of Solomon or simply Wisdom is one of the deuterocanonical books of the Bible. It is one of the seven Sapiential or wisdom books of the Septuagint Old Testament, which includes Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon (Song… …

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  • 15Isaiah Horowitz — (Hebrew: ישעיה הלוי הורוביץ; c. 1565 March 24, 1630 / 11 Nissan 5390 on the Hebrew calendar), was a well known rabbi and mystic. He is also known as Shelah HaKadosh the Holy Shelah (של ה) from the title of his best known work.BiographyThe Shelah… …

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  • 16Isaiah 53 — Isaiah 53, taken from the Book of Isaiah, is the last of the four Songs of the Suffering Servant, and tells the story of The Suffering Servant . The passage is famous for its interpretation by many Christians to be prophesy of the coming of Jesus …

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  • 17Isaiah Bowman — Isaiah Bowman, né le 26 décembre 1878 à Waterloo (Ontario) et mort le 6 janvier 1950 à Baltimore, est un explorateur et géographe américain surtout connu pour ses études sur les montagnes américaines et qui dirigea trois… …

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  • 18Isaiah Thomas — (January 8, 1749 April 4, 1831), was an American newspaper publisher and author. He performed the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence in Worcester, Massachusetts and reported the first account of the Battles of Lexington… …

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  • 19Isaiah Oggins — (also known as Ysai or Cy) (July 22, 1898 Summer 1947) was an American communist and spy in the Soviet underground who worked in Europe with his wife and in the Far East before being arrested, sentenced, and eventually executed under the orders… …

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  • 20BOOK OF LIFE — BOOK OF LIFE, or perhaps more correctly BOOK OF THE LIVING (Heb. סֵפֶר חַיִּים, Sefer Ḥayyim), a heavenly book in which the names of the righteous are inscribed. The expression Book of Life appears only once in the Bible, in Psalms 69: 29 (28),… …

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