By Moshe Davis
The carrying on with dating among the US and the Holy Land has implications for American and Jewish historical past which expand past the old narrative and interpretation. The devotion of american citizens of all faiths to the Holy Land extends into the religious realm, and the Holy Land, in flip, penetrates American houses, styles of religion, and schooling. during this booklet Davis illuminates the interconnection of american citizens and the Holy Land in old standpoint, and delineates special parts inherent during this courting: the function of Zion in American non secular background, within the Christian religion, in Jewish culture and communal lifestyles, and the provoke of Biblical position names at the map of the USA in addition to American settlements and associations within the country of Israel. The publication concludes with an annotated pick out bibliography of basic assets on the United States and the Holy Land.
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America and the Holy Land (With Eyes Toward Zion) by Moshe Davis