Because most of his writings were published so long ago – before the invention of the printing press – and in German, few copies have survived.But Schneider has a copy of Judah Ben Samuel’s prophecy about the nation of Israel and the messianic era and has translated the highlights of it into English and other languages for the magazine Israel Today.You should find this an excellent way to sample the evolving content of this website.
Legend has it that, as a young man, he was an excellent bowman but knew little or nothing about daily prayers.
But once he got serious about his faith, the legend goes, he performed many miracles.
The prophecy involves the Jubilee Year cycle every 50 years.
I should point out there’s much controversy about pinpointing Jubilee Years because they have not been observed in Israel since ancient times, while no one is 100 percent certain about when they should occur on the modern Hebrew calendar.
He was quite famous in his time as the initiator of the Chassidic Ashkenaz, a movement of Jewish mysticism in Germany.
He founded a yeshiva in Regensburg and secured many pupils.This page will be updated whenever new page additions, articles and other resources are added to the site.Each item carries a posting date indicating when it first went online.That strip of land was considered and even called “no-man’s land” by both the Israelis and the Jordanians.It was not until the Six Day War in 1967 when the entire “west bank” of the holy land was conquered by the Israeli army that the whole city of Jerusalem passed back into the possession of Israel.The most recent update appears at the top of the page.