Tag: Religious Leadership
Apocalyptic Fears Now; Unforseen Risks Tomorrow: Israel’s Poorly Predicted Future
March 1, 2001 | Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld
After seven years of the peace process, catastrophic remarks about the end of the State of Israel are much more frequent than they were before the Oslo agreements. Judaism has a long tradition of religious apocalyptic thought; in the secular end-of-days fantasies of the last few months, however, no salvation is offered the community.