The Messianic idea in Judaism and other essays on Jewish spirituality

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Schocken Books, 1971 - Messiah - 376 pages
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The Messianic Idea in Kabbalism
The Crisis of Tradition in Jewish Messianism
Redemption Through Sin

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About the author (1971)

Gershom Scholem was a professor of Jewish mysticism at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem until his death in 1982. Among his most important works are "Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism, The Messianic Idea in Judaism," and "On the Kabbalah and Its Symbolism.

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