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Resonance

Resonance – Psalm 119:54 Christians see the Jewish Scripture as a music sheet of an exquisite song. The point of the Christian song is Jesus but the harmony reverberates in the Christian’s ear from every page of the book. Then … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to a Closed Mind – by Jim

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Bible 819 has been commenting on this blog for a while now. He/She has not engaged in dialogue, but has been preaching with his/her ears closed. Here is one of…

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Who is the Messiah? – excerpt from Covenant Nation

Who is the Messiah? Boyarin wraps up his arguments by telling his readers that the followers of Jesus did not “invent” the idea of a divine savior, but rather that they drew this idea from the well-springs of Jewish thought … Continue reading

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Does Judaism Stand for Anything?

Does Judaism Stand for Anything? The shots that rang out in the Tree of Life Synagogue this past Saturday wounded the entire global Jewish community. Precious lives were taken and families were shattered at the hands of an evil hater … Continue reading

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The Doctoral Candidate – a parable by Jim

Originally posted on 1000 Verses – a project of Judaism Resources:
The Christian claim is that the resurrection is proof of Jesus’ messiahship. However, it cannot be a proof in any sense, because there is no proof of the resurrection itself,…

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A Tale of Two Schools

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Imagine two schools of medicine. Let us call them “x” and “y”. Each of these schools has their own approach to medicine and each of these schools puts forth students…

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The Shema

Originally posted on 1000 Verses – a project of Judaism Resources:
The Shema “Hear O Israel, the Lord is our God, the Lord is One.” (Deuteronomy 6:4) Generally, we tend to focus on the last point of the passage: the oneness…

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