Monthly Archives: September 2008

Gentiles in Torah and Prophecy, Book Excerpt

The following is an excerpt from my 2008 book, The World to Come, by Lederer (see it here or on amazon). Since we were talking recently about Gentiles and Torah, I thought this might stimulate some thinking. Comments are welcome. … Continue reading

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Grace After Meals: FFOZ's New Book, Pt. 2

I am reviewing a wonderful resource by FFOZ (ffoz.org) which a great learning aid for Grace After Meals (Birkhat HaMazon). As I mentioned last time, you can order a book about Grace After Meals (called Breaking Bread) as well as … Continue reading

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Grace After Meals: FFOZ's New Book

First Fruits of Zion (ffoz.org) is an interesting organization. I am friends with some of the leaders even though we have a few differences in outlook on the role of Torah in the life of non-Jewish followers of Yeshua. I … Continue reading

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Interesting Discussion in the Comments

I just wanted to direct you to two posts which now have some good comment threads going on: http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2008/08/29/jews-gentiles-and-mj-whaddya-think/ http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2008/09/01/answering-objections-torah-and-gentiles/

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High Holidays 2008: Part 1

The month of Elul is here (it started Monday, September 1). This is a 30-day period of preparation for the High Holidays (Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur). Rosh HaShanah begins at sundown on Monday, September 29, 2008. During this month, … Continue reading

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Answering Objections: Torah and Gentiles

Many thanks to those who took time to give thoughtful replies to my August 29 post, “Jews, Gentiles, and MJ: Whaddya Think?” Let me start with Dorla. I want to start with her because she eloquently summarized some common points … Continue reading

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Rereading on Torah and Gentiles

Many thanks to Connie who suggested that one of my older series of posts on Torah and Gentiles had been useful for her in formulating an opinion. Here are links to that whole series: http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2007/10/15/torah-israel-and-the-nations-part-1/ http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2007/10/16/torah-israel-and-the-nations-part-2/ http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2007/10/17/torah-israel-and-the-nations-part-3/ http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2007/10/23/torah-israel-and-the-nations-part-4/ http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2007/10/29/torah-israel-and-the-nations-part-5/ http://derek4messiah.wordpress.com/2007/10/31/torah-israel-and-the-nations-part-6/ … Continue reading

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