Monthly Archives: August 2010

Elul Meditation: To Gaze, To Contemplate

Psalm 27 is read morning and evening throughout this month of Elul and to the end of Sukkot. There are two reasons David gives for his desire to have ready access to dwell in the sanctuary (Tabernacle, later the Temple): … Continue reading

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Mysteries of Rosh Hashanah

It’s a day of shofar blowing, but the Bible never mentions a shofar. Strictly speaking, the whole association with shofars may be completely post-biblical. It’s a day of remembrance, but we don’t know of what. It’s a day of a … Continue reading

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Rosh Hashanah: Classic MJM Posts

I was looking over some of the things I’ve written here about Rosh Hashanah in previous years. Here are a few worth your while as you prepare for the holiday: Spiritual Empowerment and Rosh Hashanah: a Jewish parallel to the … Continue reading

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Deuteronomy 30, The Future Time of Redemption

This is adapted from my notes for today’s daily reading from the Chumash (Pentateuch). If you email me at derek4messiah@gmail.com, I can add you to the daily email list for notes on the Chumash and the gospels. DEUTERONOMY 30:1-6 The … Continue reading

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Shlomovich’s Blog: New and Notable

I’ll be featuring periodic highlights of resources, personalities, and writing in the MJ community. Many of you know Gene very well (online, at least). He recently started blogging. So, I thought today I would feature a link and wish you … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Yeshua In Context – Questions, The Real Yeshua (Jesus)

I’m writing group discussion questions for Yeshua in Context. They will be a in a companion resource (maybe a print book, or maybe an eBook and PDF people can download) called the Yeshua in Context Sourcebook. In this podcast, I … Continue reading

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Elul Meditation: To Dwell

Psalm 27 is read morning and evening throughout this month of Elul and to the end of Sukkot. David seeks one thing: אותה אבקש otah avakesh, this I would seek. The one thing is to dwell, to dwell in the … Continue reading

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