On the Palestinian Response to Donald Trump’s Jerusalem Declaration Etc.

Guest Post by Dr. Daniel Juster: About a week ago, Carl Rove spoke on Steve Bannon’s involvement in the new Michael Wolff book on Donald Trump. The book basically trashes Donald Trump’s ability and even sanity. Rove said that Bannon’s involvement reminded him of the Buddhist monks, who during the Vietnam war, would dowse themselves […]

The Last 2 Chapters of the Quran Should Freak You Out?

As you probably know, some verses of the Quran have been abrogated. The abrogation principle basically says that when something from a later chapter (known as a sura) conflicts with something from an earlier chapter, the later one is the better one. Have you ever wondered which is the last chapter? And what does it say? Since […]

ONE LAW MOVEMENTS, Are they Kosher?

A Challenge to the Messianic Jewish Community By Daniel Juster and Russ Resnik Reprinted from UMJC.org One of the glories of life in the Messianic Jewish community is the unity of worship and service between its Jewish and Gentile members within a specifically Jewish context. In recent years, however, a trend has developed that challenges […]

Why Arguments Against Women in Ministry Aren’t Biblical

June 2, 2015 by Ben Witherington (This is a re-post of a piece I wrote for Beliefnet many years ago, back by popular demand. BW3) Most of you who know me, know that I did my doctoral thesis on women in the NT with C.K. Barrett at the University of Durham in England. My first […]

The Book of Hebrews is a Commentary on Genesis, but there’s more?

This is a guest post, by Dr. J. David Pitcher   “The Rank of the Messiah” Hebrews 1:1-4a/Genesis 1:1-25 Have you ever read a book that you just can’t put down? Sometimes there is an imaginative and captivating account. Sometimes there is an action packed plot. Sometimes there is an unfolding suspense. Both books of […]

How Does Your Church Respond to Jews Who Believe In Jesus?

What do you think about this subject, is it even on your radar? by Tov Rose Because of what God has been doing in raising up significant numbers of Jewish believers in Jesus for the last 40 years, especially for the last 20 in Israel. There is now a growing and significant number of Jewish […]

Is it possible that several Apostles preached in the British Isles?

Not entirely sure what to make of this. Anyone researched this subject?   EARLY CHRISTIANITY IN EUROPE’S WESTERN ISLES 2002 November-December Douglas S. Winnail “Few understand the amazing religious drama that has played out over centuries in Britain, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Key parts of the story have been lost, forgotten or deliberately obscured. But […]

Announcement: The New Messianic Version of the Bible – Online Tool

The New Messianic Version of the Bible is available online as a free resource! Feel free to share.   http://biblehub.com/nmvb/

How Jewish was the early Church?

Written by Knut Hoyland   Caspari Staff Nov 3, 2017     “The Disciples Admire the Buildings of the Temple” by James Tissot (Image: Wikimedia Commons) In Matthew 15, we read the story of Jesus meeting a Canaanite woman. After initially dismissing her pleas for help, Yeshua (Jesus) ends up healing her daughter and acknowledging […]

“Abbas’ Guardian Op-Ed Illustrates the Dishonesty of the ‘Palestinian Narrative’

by Adam Levick   PA President Mahmoud Abbas addressing the UN General Assembly in September. Photo: UN.   The Guardian’s efforts to amplify the “injustice” of Israel’s continued existence in the context of the Balfour Centennial went into high gear when they published an op-ed by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. The op-ed included nearly […]