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Trees-- the green testament by Ya"akov Kirschen

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Published by Vital Media Enterprises in New York, NY (80 Eighth Ave., New York 10011) .
Written in English


  • Zionism -- Caricatures and cartoons.,
  • Trees -- Caricatures and cartoons.,
  • Israeli wit and humor, Pictorial.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Kirschen.
LC ClassificationsDS149 .K623 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1439034M
LC Control Number93061529

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This book views humankind with the objectivity that only a political cartoonist could attempt or a tree could achieve. Explores the Jewish People's connection with the land of Israel and explains how the Zionist tree-planting compulsion holds the hope for the future of the entire planet. Trees book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A graphic novel by political cartoonist Yaakov Kirschen that explores the Jewish Pe /5. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Trees: the Green Testament by Ya'akov Kirschen (, Paperback, Annotated) at the best .   Below are four ways that trees are central to our understanding of Scripture and Holy Week. 1. Trees are mentioned in the Bible more than any living thing other than God and people. There’s a tree on the first page of Genesis, the first Psalm, the first page of the New Testament, and the last page of Revelation.

The "green tree" is, therefore, that which is yet living, capable of bearing fruit; the "dry," that which is barren, fruitless, withered, fit only for the axe (Matthew ; Luke ). The words have so much the character of a proverb that the verb may almost be treated as practically impersonal. And Joshua wrote these words in the book of the law of God; Optimism Trust, Importance Of Examples Of Faith Colors, Green Trees. But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in the house of God; I trust in the lovingkindness of God forever and ever. 1 Kings Also the ships of Hiram, which brought gold from Ophir, brought in from. Trees: their natural history. P. A Thomas. (). Cambridge University Press. pp. ISBN This is a gem of a book in which the author manages to introduce quite technical information while making it accessible and interesting. There is so much diverse and important information that every reader will learn about trees; whether a botanist, dendrologist, forester or tree .   Pistachio trees: Genesis Pomegranate: Song of Songs ; Song of Songs Poplar: Genesis Tamarisk: Genesis ; I Samuel Willow: Leviticus ; Isaiah ; Psalms Many of these trees are related to trees that you can find in Israeli neighborhoods. Take a walk and see how many different kinds of trees you can.

  According to the book of Revelation, trees have a place in heaven as well. Revelation 22 describes the tree of life, saying, “the leaves of the tree are for the healing of the nations.” Trees remind us that life is much bigger than our present moment. Their deep roots and sprawling branches call us to look to heaven and eternity. the green landscapes of the Land of Israel and the beautiful forests covering all parts of the State, the aspiration for a green and nurtured environment, as foreseen by the Prophet Isaiah: “I will plant in the wilderness the cedar, the acacia tree, and the myrtle, and the oil tree. 3. Here is a complete list of verses that has the phrase "green tree". Note that almost all of these actually say "every green tree", as follows: Deuteronomy Ye shall utterly destroy all the places, wherein the nations which ye shall possess served their gods, upon the high mountains, and upon the hills, and under every green tree. Deuteronomy - Ye shall utterly destroy all the places, wherein the nations which ye shall possess served their gods, upon the high mountains, and upon the hills, and under every green tree.