Witness to God's Eternal Faithfulness: Israel according to Jakob Jocz

A lecture delivered by Dr. Kinzer at Wycliffe College in Toronto, Canada in the Spring of 2019. Jakob Jocz was a third generation Hebrew Christian. He became associated with the Church Mission to Jews. Jocz ministered in Poland after completing his ordination. He received a PhD and DLitt from Edinburgh University. He served several parishes in England. He lost numerous family members in the holocaust. In 1956 Jocz came to Canada, with his wife Joan to be the superintendent of the Nathanael Institute in Toronto. This placement did not last long and in 1960 he became the professor of Systematic Theology at Wycliffe College. He spent 16 years at Wycliffe. While at Wycliffe Jocz wrote numerous books about Israel and the Canadian Church. He was also a columnist for the Canadian Churchman. Jocz died in 1983.

Israel Bible Center Round Table Talk with Dr. Mark S. Kinzer

Dr. Nicholas J. Schaser of the Israel Bible Center conducted a 5 part interview with Kinzer regarding his new book, "Jerusalem Crucified, Jerusalem Risen."  The Israel Bible Center is an Israeli educational institution designed for Christians who desire to discover the Jewish background and culture of their faith. Dr. Schaser works there as Professor of Hebrew Bible. He is also an Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies at Macalester College and the Adjunct Instructor of the New Testament at Bethel Seminary (both in St. Paul, Minnesota). Professor Schaser’s research interests include rabbinic literature and the Jewishness of the New Testament, with particular focus on Midrash and the Gospel of Matthew. 

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