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Baeck, Leo 1873-1956

Overview
Works: 498 works in 1,305 publications in 8 languages and 13,255 library holdings
Genres: History  Essays  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Honoree, Creator, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: BM560, 296
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The essence of Judaism by Leo Baeck( Book )

152 editions published between 1905 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 2,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic of Jewish religious thought began as a critical essay vigorously challenging Adolf Harnack's "Essence of Christianity". It grew into a comprehensive examination of Jewish religion and an invaluable key to understanding the background of Christianity and Islam. Jewish tradition permits conflicting schools of thought to exist side by side, as well as a many-sided interplay of ceremonial law, philosophy, theology and mysticism. It has never been greatly concerned with formulating dogmas. It is therefore a major achievement to have succeeded in defining its essential ideas and doctrines. This presentation is based upon Biblical, talmudic and later rabbinical sources. It preserves the variety and fullness of these classical originals; it avoids dogmatism; yet to Judaism, with all its diversity, it has given a definitive formulation. [Back cover]
Judaism and Christianity; essays by Leo Baeck( Book )

43 editions published between 1958 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This people Israel: the meaning of Jewish existence by Leo Baeck( Book )

32 editions published between 1956 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pharisees, and other essays by Leo Baeck( Book )

17 editions published between 1947 and 1966 in English and German and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God and man in Judaism by Leo Baeck( Book )

11 editions published in 1958 in English and German and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religions of the world; their nature and their history by Carl Clemen( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aus drei Jahrtausenden; wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen und Abhandlungen zur Geschichte des jüdischen Glaubens by Leo Baeck( Book )

21 editions published between 1938 and 1958 in German and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wege im Judentum; Aufsätze und Reden by Leo Baeck( Book )

18 editions published between 1933 and 2006 in German and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paulus, die Pharisäer und das Neue Testament by Leo Baeck( Book )

11 editions published in 1961 in German and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Evangelium als Urkunde der jüdischen Glaubensgeschichte by Leo Baeck( Book )

19 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pleidooi door de Duitse rabbijn voor de joodse achtergrond van het Nieuwe Testament en Jezus' optreden en uitspraken
Essays presented to Leo Baeck on the occasion of his eightieth birthday by Nikolaĭ Sergeevich Arsenʹev( Book )

6 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epochen der jüdischen Geschichte by Leo Baeck( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in German and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dieses Volk; jüdische Existenz by Leo Baeck( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1957 in German and Undetermined and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von Moses Mendelssohn zu Franz Rosenzweig; Typen jüdischen Selbstverständnisses in den letzten beiden Jahrhunderten by Leo Baeck( Book )

10 editions published in 1958 in German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Pharisäer; ein kapitel jüdischer geschichte by Leo Baeck( Book )

10 editions published in 1934 in German and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entwicklungsstufen der jüdischen Religion : mit Beiträgen von Leo Baeck by Judah Bergmann( Book )

12 editions published in 1927 in German and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die lehren des judentums : nach den quellen by Simon Bernfeld( Book )

35 editions published between 1920 and 1996 in German and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Sinn der Geschichte : [3 Vorträge aus der Sendereihe "Lebendiges Abendland" des Deutschen Dienstes des Londoner Rundfunks (5., 12. u. 19.5.1946)] by Leo Baeck( Book )

16 editions published in 1946 in German and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Festschrift zum 80. Geburtstag von Rabbiner Dr. Leo Baeck am 23. Mai 1953 by Council of Jews from Germany( Book )

9 editions published in 1953 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worte des Gedenkens für Leo Baeck. im Auftrag des Councils of Jews from Germany-London by Eva G Reichmann( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bäck, Leo.

Baeck, L.

Baeck Leo

Baeck, Léo 1873-1956

Baeck, Leo Israel.

Baeck, Leo Israel 1873-1956

Baḳ, Leʾo 1873-1956

Baq, Leʾo 1873-1956

Beḳ, Leʾo 1873-1956

Beq, Leʾo 1873-1956

Beq, Ley'w.

Beq Leyʾw 1873-1956

Leo Baeck Duits filosoof (1873-1956)

Leo Baeck Rabbi, scholar, and leader of Progressive Judaism

Leo Baeck rabbino, filosofo e educatore tedesco

Leo Baeck tysk rabbiner

Лео Бек

באק, לאו 1873-1956

בעק, לאו 1873-1956

בק, לאו 1873-1956

בק, ליאו

בק, ליאו 1873־1956

בק, ליאו בן שמואל

ליאו בק

ベック, L

ベック, レオ

ベツク, レオ

レーオ・ベック

Languages
German (311)

English (190)

French (6)

Hebrew (6)

Italian (5)

Chinese (4)

Dutch (2)

Japanese (1)

Covers
Jewish identity in modern times : Leo Baeck and German ProtestantismJewish perspectives on Christianity : Leo Baeck, Martin Buber, Franz Rosenzweig, Will Herberg, and Abraham J. Heschel