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Called to Controversy

Called to Controversy The Unlikely Story of Moishe Rosen and the Founding of Jews for Jesus

By Ruth Rosen
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.1 Stars

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On 4/3 asourceofjoy wrote: CALLED TO CONTROVERSY "The Unlikely Story of Moishe Rosen and the Founding of Jews for Jesus" By Ruth RosenCalled to Controversy - now there's a book title sure to catch the eye. :) This biography of Moishe Rosen, founder of the ministry Jews for Jesus, is aptly named. Moishe was a very courageous ... Book Review: Called to Controversy

asourceofjoy's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/30 hungrydoe wrote: The book was a nice easy read. I was given great insight into evangelism, in a sphere known little about personally (Jewish evangelism).The life and passion of Moishe Rosen was very much evident from the way in which he’s daughter writes about him. Moishe’s passion for spreading the truth about ... called to controversy by Ruth Rosen

hungrydoe's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/14 Teddy G wrote: Moishe Rosen did not grow up in a home that believed in Jesus as Messiah.  He originally scoffed at his wife when she introduced the idea as truth to him.  And yet, he was let to a belief so full of passion that he could not keep it to himself, but felt called to bring this truth to his people, ... Called to Controversy - by Ruth Rosen

Teddy G's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/14 Sharon White wrote: Book - Called to Controversy Author - Ruth Rosen Publisher - Thomas NelsonHardcover, 320 pagesThis is the biography of Moishe Rosen, written by his daughter, Ruth.  She did a phenomenal job describing his life and his ministry work.   I loved reading about his growing up years, seeing ... Book - Called to Controversy

Sharon's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/2 Michael Boling wrote: Called to Controversy, by Ruth Rosen, is the story of the life of Jews for Jesus founder Moishe Rosen. Starting with his childhood and working its way through his life, this book is a stirring account on an individual called by God to reach the Jewish people with the saving message of the gospel. Ruth ... Called to Controversy - A Call to Missions

Michael's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/23 wordcourier wrote: The following review is given through my high expectations of this subject, prior to my reading this book. Messianic Jewish Christianity has interested me immensely, thus when the opportunity to review this book arose, I was excited. I expected greatness! I was met with a book of mediocrity instead ... A purpose for all of us.

wordcourier's Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/31 Jonathan Esterman wrote: Moishe Rosen, in my opinion, is a hero. I have not had the pleasure of working closely with Jews for Jesus, the missionary organization that Rosen founded. In fact, I have not had the pleasure of experiencing the rich culture that my heritage provides. You see, on my father’s side, he was the first ... Book Review: “Called to Controversy” by Ruth Rosen

Jonathan Esterman's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/25 Jayson Feltner wrote: Called to Controversy details the life of famous evangelical missionary Moishe Rosen. Rosen was born and raised in a Jewish family. However, after marriage Moishe finds Christ. Upon his convert to Christianity, his heart pulls him back to his fellow Jews. This time as a missionary whose life purpose ... My Review of Called to Controversy: The Unlikely Story of Moishe Rosen and the Founding of Jews for Jesus by Ruth Rosen

Jayson's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/11 chejoo wrote: Before reading this book I didn't know anything about Moishe Rosen and after reading it, I know just a few things: First, he was controversial for Jesus and willing to live up to his calling. Second, he wasn't 'perfect' (at least, not our common idea of perfection). And last, we should imitate his faith, ... Called to Controversy, Ruth Rosen

chejoo's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/2 Lyn Hallewell wrote: Called to Controversy, by Ruth Rosen, is the biography of Moishe Rosen, Ruth’s father and the founder of Jews for Jesus. Ruth has done a thorough job researching, and then sharing, about her fathers upbringing, his conversion to Christianity and subsequent founding of Jews for Jesus. Ruth has described ... Called to Controversy

Lyn's Rating:

4 Stars