Isaiah 44

1000 Verses – a project of Judaism Resources Isaiah 44 Throughout the Jewish Scriptures we find mocking remarks directed against idols and idolatry. The prophets describe the idols as: “… those who do not see or hear…” (Deuteronomy 4:28, Psalm 115:5, see also Habakuk 2:18)

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Questions for a Christian – a letter to “D”

Dear D….. As a Jew – I am in a covenantal relationship with the Creator of heaven and earth. He calls Himself the “God of Israel” and he calls us “My nation”.

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Silencing the Prophets – a Response to David

Silencing the Prophets – a Response to David David Thanks again for taking the time to contribute to this discussion. I recognize that you are not happy with my habit of making new posts out of my responses to your comments, but this blog is my responsibility and I need to do things the way I understand. The purpose of this blog is to give people a forum to argue things out respectfully because such arguments ultimately lead to clarity.

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Literary Skill

Literary Skill Did the Author of Scripture know how to write? Does He have the literary ability to make His point with clarity and with force?

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Facing Scripture 2 – An Open Letter to Charles

Facing Scripture 2 – An Open Letter to Charles In response to – https://yourphariseefriend.wordpress.com/2014/04/28/facing-scripture/#comment-17579 Dear Charles It would seem that you are not satisfied with the responses that I wrote in response to your response. You want something more “careful.” I hope the present work satisfies your exacting standards

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Excerpt from The Elephant and the Suit

Dr. Brown’s Teaching on Biblical Interpretation In Volume 2, on page 94, Dr. Brown presents a teaching on the correct method of Biblical interpretation: “…it would be highly unlikely ‑ to put it mildly‑ that the Lord would hang a major life‑critical Torah revising revelation, on just one verse, especially when that verse in the original Hebrew is somewhat obscure grammatically…”.

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A Response to Charles

Charles Soper responded to my article “Facing Scripture” http://www.strateias.org/ybcs.docx – here is my open response to him.

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Heart of a Relationship

Heart of a Relationship Christians contend that Jesus was a manifestation of God. They compare Jesus to the fire of the burning bush that Moses saw at Horeb (Exodus 3:4), to the pillar of cloud that led the Israelites in the wilderness (Exodus 13:21), and to the Angel of the Lord that appears throughout the Jewish Scriptures (Exodus 23:20; Judges 6:12; Isaiah 63:9).

Works – Excerpt From Critique of Vol. 5

V. 53

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Genesis 3:15

Genesis 3:15 The Christian sees deep significance in the words: “her seed” referring to Eve. The argument of the missionary is that since we only have reference to the “seed of the woman” and no mention is made of the seed of a man so we have a prophetic announcement of a “virgin birth”. This argument fails for several reasons

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