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Jewish Philosophical Polemics against Christianity in the Middle Ages
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The focus of the book was on four major dogmas of Christianity, with an emphasis on the Roman Catholic Church: Trinity, Incarnation, Transubstantiation, and Virgin Birth. It's important to note that the Protestant Reformation had not occurred yet during most of these early debates or polemics.
I came away thinking that the Jews defended themselves well, and won the argument points. A very interesting point is made on page 133 by Joseph ben Shem Tov with regards to the incarnation: "...if only the human nature was punished, how could this man's death be sufficient to atone for the universal sin of the human species? If one said that it was not God who died, what purpose was there to incarnation altogether?" You'll have to read the rest of the book to see that with respect to the other topics discussed above, these dogams/doctrines make no sense and are not supported in Torah or Tanakh.
Many of the arguments in this book can be used to refute Kabbalah and Jewish Mysticism as well, and it was ironic to see Jewish Polemicists arguing against Christians but trying to defend their Kabbalistic beliefs on the same issues. A good book to further study this is Menachem Kellner's "Maimonides' Confrontation with Mysticism".
I really enjoyed this book!