"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

Amalek

Q & A Why do Jews not Accept Jesus as a God or Messiah?

May 12, 2013

by Rabbi Eliezer Gervitz Question: Why do Jews not accept Jesus as a god or a messiah? —Jonas Answer: Almost since the inception of Christianity, some Christians have made it their life’s work to convert others, including Jews. At times, these missionaries have used torture and other coercions to gain their goal, such as during the […]

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Judaism, Christianity and Islam …

November 17, 2012

Today’s religious beliefs, governmental structures, laws and traditions of social behavior find their roots in the development of three main belief systems – Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Although other religious movements have developed throughout the years, these three belief systems have had the most impact on civilizations of the West. To better understand this impact, […]

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The awful sin of Amalek – Rabbi Meir Kahane …

October 30, 2012

Shabbat Zachor – The awful sin of Amalek – Rabbi Meir Kahane “Remember what Amalek did to you, on the way, when you were leaving Egypt, that he happened upon you on the way, and he struck those of you who were hindmost, all the weaklings at your rear, when you were faint and exhausted, […]

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Hanging Haman: The Commandment to Wipe Out Amalek…

July 21, 2012

On the Shabbat before Purim, generally known as Shabbat Parashat Zachor, Jews across the world gather in their synagogues to hear Deuteronomy 25:17-19 read at the end of Torah reading: Remember what Amalek did to you on the way when you went out of Egypt. That they encountered you on the way, and struck the […]

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Amalek – Blinded by Nature …

May 27, 2012

Amalek – Blinded by Nature by Rabbi Yehudah Prero “And this (calling out and trumpeting when tragedies befall the nation) is from along the paths of repentance. At a time when tragedies occur and they call out about it and trumpet, all then know that because of their evil deeds, the suffering came . . […]

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Are There Good Reasons Why Jews Do Not Believe In JC?

May 22, 2012

Can we try to understand why Jews don’t believe in JC? Not so we can deprecate other religions, but rather to make clear the Jewish position. The more we know and understand, the better-informed choice we can make about the spiritual path we will follow. Let us explore some of the reasons Jews do not […]

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Why These Ten Plagues?

April 6, 2012

Moshe Ben-Chaim   The purpose of the Ten Plagues was not to destroy Egypt, but to offer the primary lesson to that idolatrous culture: “The God of creation and of Abraham is the only God…and Egyptian deities are imaginations.” God desires the good for all mankind. Although God knew that Pharaoh would remain obstinate, God […]

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Haman: Heir to Amalek

February 11, 2012

Amalek, the nation that personified evil, insisted that God was absent in the world and everything happened by chance.   by Rabbi Shraga Simmons Remember what Amalek did to you as you were leaving Egypt. He happened upon you, and struck the weakest people trailing behind, when you were exhausted. And he did not fear God. […]

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Q & A: Esau, Edom, Rome and the Christians

June 15, 2011

Question: Tradition has it that somehow Amalek wandered into Edom and in some unclear manner Rome was included in the Amalek family tree. What explanation is given by the sources for this series of relocations??? It is clear that historically and factually this tradition is nonsense. Edom is not connected to Amalek and, moreover, the […]

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Amalek: Existence and Non-Existence

June 15, 2011

Parshas Tetzaveh The Mitzvah: There is a commandment to remember Amalek’s audacious attack on the Jewish nation at Refeidim shortly after their exodus from Egypt. This incident has to be perpetuated as all trace of the Amalekite nation and their evil must be obliterated (See Exodus 17:8-15 & Deuteronomy 25:17-19). The Jewish people’s deadliest foe […]

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Amalek – The Nation that Personified Evil …

June 15, 2011

  Amalek, the nation that personified evil, insisted that God was absent in the world and everything happened by chance. by Rabbi Shraga Simmons Remember what Amalek did to you as you were leaving Egypt. He happened upon you, and struck the weakest people trailing behind, when you were exhausted. And he did not fear God. […]

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The Key of David – Origin of Edom, Babylon and Rome, or Christianity

May 10, 2011

By Warder Cresson (Michael Boaz Israel ben Abraham). God has declared that he has “magnified his Word above all his name.” (Ps. 138:2.) How very careful then should we be to give diligent heed to his Written Word. It is, therefore, of the utmost importance that we become acquainted with the Genealogy of the Gentiles, who are Esau, or Edom, for God […]

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