"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

Rabbi Stuart Federow

JEREMIAH 31:31-34

September 3, 2013

Ten Christian Prooftexts: No 7 The misuse of Hebrew Scriptures to “prove” Christian claims, and the Jewish response by Rabbi Stuart Federow   Behold, the days come, saith the Etrnl, that I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel, and with the house of Judah: It will not be like the covenant I […]

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Gd is Gd, Humans are Humans, Gd doesn’t become Human, and Humans do not become Gd.

January 14, 2013

Essay #8:   IN SHORT… It is the hallmark of idolatrous faiths to confuse Gd with human beings: either that Gd becomes human, or that humans become Gd. In biblical history, one sees this confusion with Pharaoh, and with Haman (boo, hiss!), as well as with Antiochus, the Assyrian King against whom the Maccabees rebelled. […]

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