"O L-RD, Who are my power and my strength and my refuge in the day of trouble, to You nations will come from the ends of the earth and say, 'Only lies have our fathers handed down to us, emptiness in which there is nothing of any avail! Can a man make gods for himself, and they are no gods? 'Therefore, behold I let them know; at this time I will let them know My power and My might, and they shall know that My Name is the L-RD".
Jeremiah 16:19-21

September 2012

The Forged Origins of the New Testament.

September 27, 2012

by Tony Bushby In the fourth century, the Roman Emperor Constantine united all religious factions under one composite deity, and ordered the compilation of new and old writings into a uniform collection that became the New Testament. . What the Church doesn’t want you to know It has often been emphasized that Christianity is unlike any other religion, […]

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The Modern Noahide Movement

September 25, 2012

Non-Jews living in observance of the Seven Noahide Laws. By Michael Kress Meet Jim Long. A documentary filmmaker with striking blue eyes, Long recites blessings in Hebrew before eating, peppers his conversation with Hebrew phrases–a “b’ezrat Hashem” (with God’s help) here, a “baruch Hashem” (praise God) there–and keeps a household that is, to the untrained eye, […]

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September 25, 2012
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The World’s Leader: Israel.

September 24, 2012

The World’s Leader: Israel This is one of the lights that Israel will bring to the nations. The light of t’shuva. By: Tzvi Fishman We have learned that the force of t’shuva is perpetually at work, propelling all of life toward perfection. While the enlightenment of mankind is a gradually developing process, the day is […]

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Rome versus Jerusalem …

September 24, 2012

By: Rabbi David Schallheim Rome versus. Jerusalem Years ago, when I studied at the University of California, the administration took great pride in the fact that one of their professors was a member of the Club of Rome – a prestigious, global think tank, made up of a few hundred of the most influential and highly respected intellectuals in the […]

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Choose Life …

September 24, 2012

By: Rabbi David Schallheim Body and Soul “See – I have placed before you today the life and the good, and the death and the evil… Choose life” (Devarim 30:15,19). The Ramban comments: “Moshe furthermore exhorted them, to inform them that they have two paths, and they may go in whichever one they choose. Nothing prevents them or […]

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WHY I LEFT CHRISTIANITY?

September 23, 2012

by Ilgar Mizrahi My story as a kind of “thinking aloud” issue begins on the other side of the world in Azerbaijan where I was born. Looking back, it seems that most of my life has been a spiritual journey — a search for the truth. I grew up in a traditional Soviet family where […]

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Man & Nature …

September 22, 2012

by Terry W. Hayes Man and Nature, making sense of current world events. This is a slightly updated version of the original article I wrote in Jan. 2011 The following was inspired from the news of late and from an introduction of a book by Rabbi Avrohom Chaim Feuer. Over the past few years the […]

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“Let Us Make Man…”

September 22, 2012

  I have edited and reproduced this article that I wrote several years ago and I am posting it just before Rosh Hashanah 5773 in honor of the celebration of the creation of man. The following blog was inspired by a teaching by Rabbi Freundlich of Atlanta Scholars Kollel. The following is taken from my […]

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THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM: A COMMENTARY

September 17, 2012

    PROLOGUE Judaic tradition tells us that the conduct of our biblical ancestors and the events described in the Hebrew Bible are guideposts for our own conduct and portents of the Future. Accordingly, we are permitted to critically analyze our biblical ancestors’ actions — both the praiseworthy and the blameworthy — in order that we may […]

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The Real History of Christianity

September 14, 2012

    by Bill Zebub   What is it that blocks otherwise intelligent people from looking objectively or critically at Christianity? Is it like overlooking the defects of a loved one? Is it denial, like refusing to see the signs of drug abuse in a loved one? Is this how the myriad contradictions are reconciled […]

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September 13, 2012

The idea of Jesus being a 1st century terrorist is controversial to say the least, and it should perhaps be mentioned that he could equally be referred to as a freedom fighter – it is all a matter of perception. He was, most would agree, a leader of a religious movement in a time of […]

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Jesus the Zealot to Jesus Christ …

September 12, 2012

The Gospel of Peter: from Jesus the Zealot to Jesus Christ by Tom Rogers An Ancient Revolutionary Idea For almost two centuries, biblical theologians and historians have attempted to “find” the historical Jesus behind the gospels, with minimal results. This historical reality can be most closely grasped by embracing a Zealot revolutionary model. As our exercise in […]

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The Failure of Christianity to Stand Up to Reason…

September 12, 2012

In its two-thousand year history, the Christian faith has endured persecution. It has survived heresy, and dissention in the ranks. It has persevered in the face of war, famine, and disease. The Church has been proof against all these things. What it has not been proof against, however, is scrutiny. Close scrutiny by educated scholars, […]

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MORE CONTRADICTIONS IN THE NEW TESTAMENT …

September 8, 2012

Salguod J. Enots Introduction For two thousand years Christians have maintained that Jesus (god incarnate) was a sinless man who was the embodiment of perfection on earth. This is boldly stated in the Christian bible, the New Testament (NT): [Jesus] “Who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth:” (1 Peter 2:22 King James Version) The […]

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General Contradictions in the New Testament as seen from Judaism …

September 8, 2012

by Lewis Loflin Introduction The Torah (“Old Testament” to Christians), in Numbers, chapter 23, verses 18 through 19 gives a “parable” or teaching that “G-d is not a man nor the son of man that He should be capable of lying.” Similarly, the fifteenth chapter of the First book of Samuel, verse 29 states: “And also […]

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