Monthly Archives: December 2009

A Place to Get MJ History Books

Cindy at the Caspari Center emailed to let me know that several of the books I recommend for your library on Messianic Jewish history are available from the online store at caspari.com/store. In particular, they carry Skarsaune’s Jewish Believers in … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Yeshua in Context – Yeshua as Messiah

The rationale for the Yeshua in Context podcast is getting back, in the limited ways this is possible, to viewing Yeshua’s life and message in the categories that were relevant for his own generation. So much water has gone under … Continue reading

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A Better Copy in PDF of Haggadah for the Birth of Messiah

Many thanks to diggindarren whose comment yesterday clued me in about how to generate a PDF from Mellel. This copy of the Haggadah will print beautifully. Incidentally, this Haggadah and the others I have produced are works in progress. I … Continue reading

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Haggadah for the Birth of Messiah

Calling on all Apple computer people . . . I have a little problem. I typed my Hagaddah into Mellel so I could mix Hebrew and English. Mellel does not have an option to save to PDF. Any ideas? …………………………. … Continue reading

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How December 25 Came to be Thought of as the Date of Jesus’ Birth

I have pasted a link below to the most definitive article I have yet seen on the historical basis for December 25 as the day of Jesus’ birth. The answer will surprise you and you have to stick with the … Continue reading

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Yeshua and His Hanukkah Messages

The theme which seems to have been in Yeshua’s mind as he spoke to his generation gathered at the Temple for Hanukkah was the effect of false shepherds on Israel’s well-being. Yeshua’s messages are summarized in John 10, the whole … Continue reading

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MJ History in Messiah Journal 102

Count me among the people who are elated at what the organization First Fruits of Zion is becoming. A lot of their former readers and supporters have abandoned them, at least temporarily. The reason, as I see it, is a … Continue reading

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