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Death and Afterlife, Judaic Doctrines of
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Judaic doctrines on the afterlife form one of the three dimensions of Jewish eschatology. These doctrines deal with the ultimate destiny of the individual Jew (and, for some authorities, with that of the righteous non-Jew as well). The other t…

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Gillman, Neil, “Death and Afterlife, Judaic Doctrines of”, in: Encyclopaedia of Judaism. Consulted online on 17 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9029_EJ_COM_0044>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004141001, 20040701



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