Jewish Studies

The Psalm 22 Controversy

02/09/2016 00:30
The Psalm 22 Controversy, part 1 of 4   There seems to be two issues in dealing polemically with Psalm 22. One issue is whether v.16 should read "they pierced" as Christianity claims, or "like a lion" as Judaism claims. The second issue is the question of whether this Psalm is Messianic or...

What the Rabbonim Say About Moshiach

01/09/2016 23:41
  What The Rabbonim Say about Moshiach (PDF)

THE SUFFERING MESSIAH IN THE PROPHETS

01/09/2016 23:38
THE SUFFERING MESSIAH  IN THE PROPHETS Risto Santala   On first hearing it sounds a little strange that Paul should write to the Corinthians that he "resolved to know nothing" while he was with them "except Jesus Christ and him crucified". He said that he preached "Christ crucified: a...

PSALM 22 AS THE INTERPRETER OF THE SUFFERING MESSIAH

01/09/2016 23:34
PSALM 22 AS THE INTERPRETER OF THE SUFFERING MESSIAH Risto Santala   The Psalms often describe the trials a devout person suffers in partaking of the "birth pangs of the kingdom of God". When they relate to David they are often explained as "Messianic birth pangs". This is how the Targum...

Mashiach: The Messiah from a True Jewish Perspective (Free book)

12/06/2016 20:11
MASHIACH: The Messiah from a True Jewish Perspective (Free book) By James Scott Trimm   MASHIACH (PDF)  

Canonizations of the International Nazarene Beit Din

05/03/2016 20:06
Canonizations of the  International Nazarene Beit Din     Canonization of the Tanak   The International Nazarene Beit Din recognizes the following books as canon for the Tanak:   THE TORAH Genesis Exodus Leviticus Numbers Deuteronomy   THE PROPHETS Joshua Judges 1st...

Grace and Works: Paul and the Zohar

05/03/2016 16:28
Grace and Works: Paul and the Zohar   By James Scott Trimm   Is man judged by his works or by grace [CHESED]?  Is Elohim unjust in judging a man by his works?  How do we resolve passages form the Tanak which tell us that Elohim judges each man according to his works? You might...

How on the basis of the Torah do we know about the resurrection of the dead?

13/02/2016 13:08
How on the basis of the Torah do we know  about the resurrection of the dead?   Tsadok Ben Derech     LUKE 20 (Peshitta translation):   27 And some of the Sadducees came near, those who were saying that there is no resurrection, and they asked him 28 and said to him,...

The donkey and the lamb

15/01/2016 13:51
The donkey and the lamb   “Every firstborn of a donkey you shall redeem with a lamb; and if you will not redeem it, then you shall break its neck; and you shall redeem all the firstborn of man among your sons.” Exodus 13:13   “The donkey and the lamb symbolize the evil and the good...

The Woman Caught in Adultery and the Torah

11/01/2016 22:35
The Woman Caught in Adultery and the Torah By James Scott Trimm   The Scriptures relate a well known event involving a woman alleged to have been caught in adultery: 53 Then each of them went to his house 1 And Yeshua went to the Mount of Olives. 2 And in the morning he came again to the...