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Was Jesus Foretelling the future?

In Jewish Jesus by Dr. Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

On one occasion Yeshua (Jesus) gave orders to Shimon (Peter) and Yohanan (John) to prepare for the Passover ahead of the disciples’ arrival: “Enter a city, then look for a man carrying a jar of …

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Grace in Judaism

In Jewish Culture and History by Dr. Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

Siddur (which in Hebrew means “order”) has been used for centuries by Jewish people to help worshipers offer prayers to God in a way that is consistent with the teachings of the Torah and other …

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What was the Mark of the Beast?

In Jewish Apocalypse by Dr. Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

In the Book of Revelation, we read a text that describes that with the arrival of the evil Beast – the enemy of God’s people, Christ-followers will be excluded from participation in local economy unless …

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Unless Your Righteousness Surpasses

In Jewish Jesus by Dr. Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

Jesus said to his followers: “…unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven.” (Matt.5:20) In traditional reconstruction, the people who are referred to as “scribes …

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Was Tamar a sinner or a saint?

In Hebrew Bible by Dr. Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

Judah being one of Jacob’s children, participates in a conspiracy to get rid of his half-brother Joseph by selling him to Egypt. Given the 20 year life expectancy of Egyptian slaves, being sold to Egypt …

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Gospel in the Hebrew Bible?

In Jewish Jesus by Dr. Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

One of the most important words in the New Testament is εὐαγγέλιον (euangelion). It is usually translated as “the Gospel”. Its literal translation is simple – “news of good/good news”. When the armies of Israel …

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What is Armageddon? 

In Jewish Apocalypse by Dr. Lizorkin-Eyzenberg

In the Book of Revelation, we read about a bowl of God’s wrath that will be one day poured out upon the enemies gathered to fight God’s people in the place called Armageddon. The verse …