Category: Older Books

Open Secret: Postmessianic Messianism and the Mystical Revision of Menaḥem Mendel Schneerson by Elliot R. Wolfson

Open Secret: Postmessianic Messianism and the Mystical Revision of Menaḥem Mendel Schneerson by Elliot R. Wolfson

Menaḥem Mendel Schneerson (1902-1994) was the seventh and seemingly last Rebbe of the Habad-Lubavitch dynasty. Marked by conflicting tendencies, Schneerson was a radical messianic visionary who promoted a conservative political agenda, a reclusive contemplative...