Rabbi Sam Stern

From “Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah” – a collection of 24 testimonies of Rabbis personal encounters with the gospel of Jesus the Messiah – © Messianic Good News. Early Background I was born at a time when the whole world lay in turmoil caused by World War 1. People suffered hunger and starvation. I came into a strict […]

Rabbi Marcus Hoch – later known as the Rev. John Neander (1812 – 1885)

This is an edited version of a biography first published in German in the ‘Zions Freund’ of October 1925. We are grateful to Rivka Nessim for the translation into English. Marcus Hoch was born on 12 January 1812 in Neubruck, Posen, where his father served as Rabbi.  While still very young his father sent him […]

Michael Solomon Alexander

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. From orthodox Rabbi to Anglican Bishop is a pathway trodden by few, but such was the path of Michael Solomon Alexander. He was born into a strictly orthodox family in 1799 in the […]

Rabbi Joseph Teischman

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. Joseph Teischman was born and raised the son of an Orthodox Rabbi in New York City. He followed in his father’s footsteps by also receiving smichah (ordination) as an Orthodox Rabbi. But unlike […]

Rabbi Kaufmann Kohler

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. THE SYNAGOGUE AND THE CHURCH The religious congress which was held in connection with the Chicago Fair in 1893 brought together representatives of various religious persuasions from many parts of the world, including […]

Rabbi P Daniel Weiss

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. I was born in Poland where my father was a respected Rabbi, and my mother was a pious woman who spoke Hebrew as well as Polish fluently. After some years at a Talmudic […]

Dr. Israele Zolli – Former Chief Rabbi of Rome

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. “Zolli Israele, rabbi and philologist, born in Brody, Poland, 1881. He studied philology and rabbinics in Vienna, and in 1910 was elected rabbi in Trieste. At the end of World War 1 he […]

Rabbi Dr. Müller

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. The success of the monthly magazine Zion’s Freund, published by our Jewish mission in Hamburg, was largely due to the fact that on the first page there always appeared the picture of some […]

Rabbi Henry Bregman

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. There is a time when every true Israelite seeks forgiveness of his sins by merits of his own. The Talmud, which is the Jewish code of laws, says: “Three books are opened on […]

Rabbi Dr. T. Tirschtiegel

From Rabbis meet Jesus the Messiah – a collection of 24 biographies and testimonies of Rabbis encounters with Jesus the Messiah © Messianic Good News. One day a well educated Jewish man visited me. He had been brought up in a religious home and had early in life decided to serve God. The services in the large, […]