"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

Crucifixion

Q & A: A Lutheran Doesn’t Understand Why Rabbi Singer Doesn’t Believe in Jesus: A Closer Look at the “Crucifixion Psalm “

June 23, 2011

Question:  Dear Rabbi Singer, I am a Lutheran living in Switzerland and have been reading your web page with interest.  I admire your commitment to your faith, yet I am perplexed as to why you so assuredly reject Jesus Christ as your messiah.  He came not only for the gentiles, but for the Jews as […]

Read the full article →

Q & A:The Haftorah and Isaiah 53: Are the Jews Hiding Something?

June 21, 2011

Question:  Dear Rabbi, Missionaries claim that we are so “scared” of Isaiah 53 that we have omitted it from the Haftorah reading when it comes up.  I know this can’t be true, but what should be my response when this is brought up?  Thank you. Answer: This claim that the Jews have deliberately removed Isaiah 53 […]

Read the full article →

Q & A – Who Killed Jesus?

May 27, 2011

Question: Dear Rabbi, What can you answer to a “Christian” who claims that the Jews killed Jesus?  I was too angry to think clearly of a good answer for that. Thank you. P.S. . . . It’s hard to be a Jew in Hawaii sometimes! Answer: You shouldn’t get so angry at that Christian who […]

Read the full article →

SimpleToRemember.com – Why Don’t Jews Believe in Jesus

May 11, 2011

by Rabbi Shraga Simmons Largely adapted from Aish.com Jewish Beliefs About Jesus And Jews For Jesus For 2,000 years, Jews have rejected the Christian idea of Jesus as messiah. Why? It is important to understand why Jews don’t believe in Jesus. The purpose is not to disparage other religions, but rather to clarify the Jewish […]

Read the full article →

Outreach Judaism – Crucifixion/Resurrection Chart

May 8, 2011

 Rabbi Tovia Singer Matthew Mark Luke John Who carried the cross? Simon of Cyrene(27:32) Simon of Cyrene  (15:21) Simon of Cyrene (23:26) Only Jesus himself carried the cross. (19:17) At what time was Jesus crucified? Not mentioned in Matthew 9:00 a.m.  — “It was the third hour when they crucified him.”        (15:25) Not mentioned in Luke 12:00 p.m.  — Jesus was […]

Read the full article →