Jewish Authorities Teach Theosis

Jewish authorities teach that humanity should become God. This is the doctrine of theosis, also known as deification. Overt examples are below. More examples of the doctrine of theosis are in The Tanakh.

marginal notes and text in Talmud at Sanhedrin 38b abd Sanhedrin 65b Midrash Aleph Bet diR. Akiba. Adolph Jellinek, Bet ha-Midrasch (reprint Jerusalem: Wahrmann, 1967), 3:32, and the English frmo Raphael Patai, The Messiah Texts: Jewish Legends of Three Thousand Years (Detroit, Michigan: Wayne Sate University, 1988), 251. Moses Gaster, The Chronicles of Jerahmeel; or, The Hebrew Bible Hostoriale (Ktav, 1971) M Rosenbaum and A M Silbermann, Haphtaroth and Rashi's Commentary (Silvermann Family, 1973), 1:13 H Freedman and Maurice Simon, Midrash Rabbah, 5 vols (Socino Press, 1961) Genesis vol. 1:150-51