Near the top of page San. 90b is an awesome halakhic discussion of where in the Torah is the doctrine of the Resurrection of the dead derived? This is an important doctrine for followers of Yeshua to be able to explain, too. Our Master also taught that the resurrection is derived from the Torah (see … Continue reading T. Bavli Sanhedrin 90b: Where Is The Resurrection Of The Dead Derived From The Torah?
Leviticus 23:1-2 וַיְדַבֵּר יְהוָה, אֶל-מֹשֶׁה לֵּאמֹר. דַּבֵּר אֶל-בְּנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל, וְאָמַרְתָּ אֲלֵהֶם, מוֹעֲדֵי יְהוָה, אֲשֶׁר-תִּקְרְאוּ אֹתָם, מִקְרָאֵי קֹדֶשׁ; אֵלֶּה הֵם מוֹעֲדָי. The L-rd spoke to Moshe saying,"Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them, "The Appointed Times of HaShem, which you all shall announce them, are sacred convocations; these are My Appointed Times. This is … Continue reading Leviticus 23:1-2; Who Announces The Start of HaShem’s Appointed Times?
Here in lies what I think are one of the most important and theologically profound passages ever written. While some may not see the challenge of this verse, I do hope over the next few weeks to challenge the conventional Christian interpretation of these verses, but also offer what I believe is a more thorough … Continue reading A Series In Hebrews 8:6-8a: To What Covenant Are The Translators Referring? Part 1