Monthly Archives: February 2009

Archaeology, David, the Valley of Elah

I have been here many times and even have 3 “David’s sling” stones from the Valley of Elah on my shelf. Here is more archaeological work that affirms the account of David’s kingdom (which has many doubters and skeptics): http://www.bib-arch.org/e-features/valley-of-elah.asp … Continue reading

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The Internet, Messianic Judaism, and the Myth of Biblical Judaism

Those who try to learn from the internet about Messianic Judaism and a Jewish perspective on faith in Yeshua are only slightly more likely to find good information as those seeking fine coffee at an interstate truck stop. The internet … Continue reading

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Formulas of Intermarriage

If you are Jewish, have you ever thought about what it would be like to be married to a Christian? If you are Christian, have you thought about what it would be like to be married to a Jew? Of … Continue reading

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The World Grows to Middle-Age

As I grow older I find it is more than a matter of my hair and beard whitening or my knees stiffening. In the forty-second year of my life I feel my certitude about many things shrinking. The words of … Continue reading

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What is Talmud and Rabbinic Literature?

What follows is a guide to the basics of rabbinic literature for beginners as well as an insightful guide to the meaning of rabbinic literature for those who are already students. The insight is due to the research and writing … Continue reading

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More on Yeshua as Deity

In my last post, I attempted to restate and then evaluate a theory about the prologue to the Fourth Gospel (John 1:1-18). Obviously (to those who read the comments), Daniel is only about 80% satisfied that I have stated his … Continue reading

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Yeshua as Deity: Evaluating a Theory

I made a new friend in 2008. We met through our blogs and then we saw each other briefly in Jerusalem in December. His name is Daniel and he has a blog at http://christian4moses.wordpress.com/ Daniel, a Dutch Christian who developed … Continue reading

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