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The Torah Shall Go Forth From Zion

The Torah Shall Go Forth From Zion

The prophet Isaiah foresaw a future day when Messiah would rule from Jerusalem. “Now it shall come to pass in the latter days that the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established on the top of the mountains

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The Resurrection of the Dead

The Resurrection of the Dead

Our Bible is a big book. It starts in the first two chapters describing the account of God creating the world and then creating the first man and woman and putting them in the Garden.

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The Mosaic Mural at Temple Beth Israel

The Mosaic Mural at Temple Beth Israel

My father was a Holocaust survivor. Whilst he did not talk about that time it was a pervasive influence on my upbringing. On his left hand were two large blue letters tattooed K L, which meant in German Concentration Lager or an inmate of the Nazi death camp.

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The Mysterious Altar

The Mysterious Altar

Miphkad Altar, part of Yom Kippur – Heb 13:10. Jesus fulfilled sacrifices, guiding Christians to a spiritual altar of praise, thanksgiving, and good deeds.

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And You Shall Bind Them as a Sign

And You Shall Bind Them as a Sign

You may have seen a Jewish man wearing a little black leather box strapped to his forehead and his arm. These little hollow boxes are known in Hebrew as ‘tefillin’ – a word closely related to the Hebrew word for prayer – ‘tefillah’.

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The Case of the Missing Anointing Oil

The Case of the Missing Anointing Oil

Through His sacrificial death on the cross, Jesus has brought us salvation and granted those who believe eternal life.  He is rightly called our Saviour, but from a Jewish perspective He cannot—yet—be fully called the Messiah.

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