Re: Is "Daughter of Zion" a Messianic Jewish Epitaph? #general
tom klein <bossman@...>
Although the phrase seems to be more common among evangelical Christians thesetoggle quoted message Show quoted text
days, its biblical origins and historical use are quite Jewish. for example,
<http://jwa.org/historymakers/szold/hadassah> tells the story of the "Daughters of
Zion" formed in New York in 1912, which in 1914 became the better known "Hadassah"
tom klein, toronto
ps. the term "Messianic Jew" is a polite euphemism for "?Christian missionary".
"Ellen Shindelman Kowitt" <grapevynwest@...> wrote: