Ruth Guggenheim discusses the identity of the servant in Isaiah 53 with Rabbi Michael Skobac.
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“I Believe With Complete Faith In The Coming Of The Messiah….” (from the Thirteen Principles of Faith) WHAT JUDAISM TEACHES ABOUT THE MESSIANIC AGE What does Judaism have to say about the messianic age? * What sort of person will the Messiah be? * What is the purpose of a “messianic age”? * Why did [Read More]
Maimonides » Mishneh Torah » Sefer Shoftim » Melachim uMilchamot Chapter 11 Halacha 1 In the future, the Messianic king will arise and renew the Davidic dynasty, restoring it to its initial sovereignty. He will build the Temple and gather the dispersed of Israel. Then, in his days, the observance of all the statutes will return to [Read More]
The Jewish tradition of “The Messiah” has its foundation in numerous biblical references, and understands “The Messiah” to be a human being – without any overtone of deity or divinity – who will bring about certain changes in the world and fulfill certain criteria before he can be acknowledged as “The Messiah”. First of all, [Read More]
Audio presentation by Rabbi Michael Skobac on this popular verses used by Christians to try and prove their messiah. Micah 5, Zechariah 12, & Isaiah 9-6
“I believe with perfect faith in the coming of the Messiah…” Maimonides 13 Principles of Faith Belief in the eventual coming of the Messiah and perfection of the world under his reign is a basic and fundamental part of traditional Judaism. The concept is not mentioned explicitly in the Torah (Five Books of Moses), but [Read More]
1) The word “Messiah” is an English rendering of the Hebrew word “Mashiach”, whose translation is “Anointed”. It usually refers to a person initiated into G-d’s service by being anointed with oil. (Having oil poured on his head. Cf. Exodus 29:7, I Kings 1:39, II Kings 9:3). 2) There are many Messiahs in the Bible. [Read More]
The Jewish Concept of Messiah and the Jewish Response to Christian Claims
El Concepto Judío del Mesías y la Respuesta Judía a las Asertaciones Cristianas.
The Real Messiah and Why He Is Not Jesus – A look at the Jewish view of the Messiah and how it is contradicted in Christianity