The Jewish Forum Volume 3

The Jewish Forum Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...will require men and money and labor in unprecedently enormous numbers and amounts. The whole country will have to be remodeled and reconstructed in order to fit it to be the home of a civilized population of millions. Houses, farms, roads, schools, factories and harbors and all the other complicated apparatus of a modern, highly civilized state must be provided and speedily, too, for the pressure of Jewish immigration, once_the'bars are lifted, will undoubtedly be tremendous.-We believe that the Jewish people, despite the terrible losses and sufferings of recent years, still possesses 'the' means and the energy to carry the manifold ano arduous tasks which the regaining of Palestine will in_'voIv_e to a successful issue. What these tasks will be is graphically, though not completely, shown in the 'articles in this special Palestine number of The Jewish Forum. For the successful carrying out of these tasks the Jewish people will need especially the wise guidance and direction of intelligent, courageous men of great, unselfish and consecrated Jews. But most of all Israel will need the favor and blessing of a kind and merciful Providence. "Unless the Lord build the house, in vain toil the builders." In this crucial epoch of Jewish history we trust and we are confident that the Jewish' people will find the noble leaders and receive the Divine aid which will enable it to build its national home as a happy refuge to its suffering multitudes and a blessing to all the families of earth. The Very Reverend Bishop Herbert Bury of Eng land has come to this country charged with a most important and significant mission, a mission transcending incomparably in importance--to say nothing of ethical and spiritual value--the...show more

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  • Paperback | 218 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 399g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236791436
  • 9781236791436