Kosher Jesus — Again


Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, author of Kosher Sex, has angered some Orthodox rabbis with his latest attempt at pop-rabbinic culture: Kosher Jesus, a best-selling book that paints the history of Jesus in a Jewish context.

In 1925, Rabbi Stephen S. Wise caused a maelstrom with a sermon about Jesus, based on what sounds like a Hebrew-language predecessor to Kosher Jesus.

As of now, articles from 1925 are not available on the JTA Archive. But thanks to some sleuthing in our backroom, we managed to dig this one up for you:

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