The Guide

This article can be downloaded as a pdf file from our website –

1000 Verses - a project of Judaism Resources

The Guide

(A Jewish Encounter with a Missionary)

The conversation was unsettling. Your friend has just revealed to you that he or she now believes in Jesus, or Yeshua as he or she prefers to call him. No, your friend insists, this is not a conversion to Christianity. Jesus is the “Jewish” Messiah, and I am fulfilling my destiny as a Jew by putting my faith in him.

The thoughts and emotions rush through your inner being. Jews don’t believe in Jesus! So many Jews sacrificed so much in order to avoid the step your friend has just taken. You and your friend have always identified yourselves as Jews in a Christian world. That was something that you felt good about. It was not always comfortable, but you felt part of something holy, timeless and true. Now that is gone. Or is it? Your friend claims that his or her…

View original post 3,316 more words

This entry was posted in General. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.