The Nazarenes as a Major Party with first century Judaism

Over the past decade there has become a progressive passion of many, Christian and Jews alike, to learn and understand the life and ministry of the first recognized congregation (ecclesia) of messianic followers of Yeshua.  Were they like us, did they believe like we do? If not, then why not?  It is recognized that the limited vision we have comes through the gospels of the … Continue reading The Nazarenes as a Major Party with first century Judaism

Bereishit/Genesis

Bereishit/Genesis 1‫א‬ ‫בראשית‬‫תישארב‬Bereishit 1 1When Hashem began to create heavenand earth—b’-ray-SHEET ba-RA e-lo-HEEM AYT ha-sha-MA-yim v’-AYT ha-A-retz 1:1 When Hashem began The first wordin the Torah is Bereishit (‫)בראשית‬, whichbegins with the letter bet (‫)ב‬, while the lastword in the Torah is Yisrael (‫)ישראל‬, ‘Israel,’which ends with the letter lamed (‫)ל‬. Together,these two letters spell the word lev (‫)לב‬, whichmeans ‘heart’ in Hebrew. The first … Continue reading Bereishit/Genesis