Magi and Matthew 2

Responding to dkennedy@cornerstone.edu on Sun, 2 Oct  1:20 AM

>For Jewish views of "messiah," I would suggest starting 
>with:  Jacob Neusner, _Messiah in Context: Israel's 
>History and Destiny in formative Judaism_ 
>(Philadelphia: Fortress, 1984). 

To which I would add:

Jacob Neusner, William S. Green, Ernest Frerichs 
(eds):_Judaisms and their Messiahs at the turn of the Christian 
Era_ (Cambridge:C.U.P

Maurice A. O'Sullivan  [Bray,Ireland]