Should Jews Proselytize?

By David Novak

Eugene Borowitz, October 19, 1979

The proposal for Jews to proselytize is neither good for the Jews nor is it justifiable on Jewish grounds. Only fundamentalist Evangelical Christianity has been successful in its proselytizing efforts. While increasing the number of Jews is an honorable goal, there is something in the few number of Jews that make us special.

Topic: Proselytizing, History, Continuity, Jewish Content, Christianity, Jewish Continuity

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.9/no.179

Page Number(s): 163-165

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Novak, David. Should Jews Proselytize?. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 19 October 1979: 163-165. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9895


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