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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 4/9 Timothy Founds wrote: Ruth Rosen’s “Called to Controversy: The Unlikely Story of Moishe Rosen and the Founding of Jews for Jesus” is a biography about Moishe Rosen. The book takes us from his early days as a child in Denver, follows his developing relationship with the woman that would become his wife, recounts their ... Called to Controversy by Ruth Rosen

Timothy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/8 Aunna James wrote: Imagine living in a home where Christmas is not celebrated. Where the Bible contains only the the first half. Where there is no Messiah. Imagine that if you believed in Jesus, then you would be considered a traitor to your family and your culture.Moishe Rosen lived in that home. Told by his daughter, ... BookSneeze Review- Called to Controversy: The Unlikely Story of Moishe Rosen and the Founding of Jews for Jesus by Ruth Rosen

Aunna's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/8 Kaye T wrote: Publisher's Description: What does it mean to be a Jew? What practices are relevant? And is belief in God even necessary? Answers to these and other questions reflect the amazing diversity within the Jewish community. However, one terrible fact—centuries of persecution in the name of Jesus Christ—has ... Called to Controversy by Ruth Rosen - Review

Kaye T's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/4 keeks wrote: Called to Controversy: The Unlikely Story of Moishe Rosen the the Founding of Jews for Jesus by Ruth Rosen. Author Ruth Rosen is a daughter of Moishe Rosen and writes a beautiful, moving biography of the life and experiences of her father. This biography is a very detailed account handled in a loving, ... Book Review: "Called to Controversy" by Ruth Rosen

keeks' Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/4 Langleylove wrote: Before reading this book, I had no idea that that it was looked at as such a betrayal for a Jew to believe in Jesus Christ. I knew the belief in Jesus is what separated us from each other in our faith but I always looked at it like we were siblings who looked out for one another. It always baffles me ... Inside The Cover: Called To Controversy by Ruth Rosen - a book review

Langleylove's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/3 Grace Anna wrote: Called to Controversy is the biography of Moishe Rosen written by his daughter Ruth.Mr. Rosen was raised in a traditional Jewish home, but as a young adult, God got a hold of his heart and Moishe accepted Him as Lord and Savior. That was a giant leap for a Jew. Thus, he was called to controversy.The ... Called to Controversy by Ruth Rosen

Grace Anna's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/2 Chris Comfort wrote: I finished Called to Controversy and was quite impressed with this biography. This is the story of Moishe Rosen, a Jewish born and raised man who was called to Christ and formed Jews for Jesus. The book follows a standard biographical format, but the tone is one that speaks to the true humanness of ... Great Book - A Very Real Man...

Chris' Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/2 Heidi wrote: I read Called to Controversy by Ruth Rosen, the daughter of the founder of Jews for Jesus, Moishe Rosen, courtesy of BookSneeze. I really enjoyed it. The book inspiried me, and it also brought home the mysterious workings of God in our lives. It’s funny when you read about how something happens to ... Book Review - Called to Controversy

Heidi's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/29 Jenn wrote: Before reading this book, I knew very little about the Jews for Jesus movement, and even less about its founder Moishe Rosen. This book showed me the life of a man growing up in a Jewish home who eventually came to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ, followed the call to serve Him, and passionately served ... Called to Controversy by Ruth Rosen

Jenn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/27 eph61820 wrote: What if your child took a birds eye view of your life and wrote it down, what would it look like? Ruth Rosen takes this task to heart as we read the biography of Moishe Rosen, the illustrious leader of Jews for Jesus. What makes this biography unique is that it from the eyes of a family member who ... Controversy....leaving a legacy of integrity, character and conviction

eph61820's Rating:

5 Stars