Assessment and Rebuttal

Assessment of the Debate between Rabbi Blumenthal and Dr. Brown on the Real Jewish Messiah This essay is not a rebuttal to Dr. Brown’s third video

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Innocence or Righteousness? – by Alan

The following is a letter from Alan on Paul’s abuse of the Jewish Bible recorded in Romans 4:3. In that passage Paul quotes Genesis 15:6 where Abraham’s faith is counted as “tzedakah.” Paul reads this as if it said that Abraham’s faith rendered him innocent of sin

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Trinity Parable – by Jim

Theophilus In one of your links, the intent is to explain why Jews do not accept the Trinity. The explanation begins like this: “We see hints of the trinity in the Torah because we know about it.” This statement is quite illuminating

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Responding to Dr. Brown’s Distractions

Responding to Dr. Brown’s Distractions In my upcoming video response to Dr. Brown’s presentation entitled “Dr

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Why I Left Jesus – by Concerned Reader

Why I Left Jesus – by Concerned Reader Annelise, as you have noted, (and I tend to agree,) we seem to be tied by strong conviction and knowledge to our own experiences as communities and individuals. We can only see the truth of various religious claims as we perceive them for ourselves. Being told various truths by other groups and people, (be they Jews or Christians, or others) can seldom hold a candle to our personal experiences.

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Childishly Easy – An Open Response to Charles

Childishly Easy – An Open Response to Charles This article is in response to Charles Soper’s comments: http://yourphariseefriend.wordpress.com/2014/11/09/excerpt-from-a-written-debate-with-dr-brown-3/#comment-15693 http://yourphariseefriend.wordpress.com/2014/11/09/excerpt-from-a-written-debate-with-dr-brown-3/#comment-15735 http://yourphariseefriend.wordpress.com/2014/11/09/excerpt-from-a-written-debate-with-dr-brown-3/#comment-15897 Charles You define the “watershed” between us as a debate about God’s nature.

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Did You Ever Hear of Isaac?

Did You Ever Hear of Isaac?

Innocent Trust

Innocent Trust

Pagan Dictionary

Pagan Dictionary   Itzhak Shapira continues with the heroic defense of his book. In this eighth video presentation http://youtu.be/4BLrmn5txds  Shapira addresses objections #21 and #22 from my article “The School of Matthew” ( http://yourphariseefriend.wordpress.com/2013/10/15/the-school-of-matthew/ ). We are already accustomed to Shapira’s failure to inform his audience where they can find my article so that they can read it in context – all in the name of integrity and truth

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Response to “Answering Judaism” – Acts 21 – Part 1

Response to “Answering Judaism” – Acts 21 – Part 1   Some time ago I gave a brief presentation on the topic of Acts 21.

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