ISAIAH 53: JESUS IS NOT THE SUFFERING SERVANT – Part 30

As mentioned above a verse by verse explanation of how the people of Israel are the fulfillment the Suffering Servant prophecy can be found in Isaiah 53:  Who is the Servant?  In answer to those who deny this biblical truth and question how Israel can be called the “righteous one” when the people of Israel have not always obeyed God’s commandments God’s word declares otherwise.  This passage describes the culmination of a long historical period and marks the time of the final redemption from exile.  Obviously, if Israel as a nation is repentant there is no problem. But, what if that is not the case and Israel does not fully repent? 

SHABBAT (Sabbath) AND HOLIDAYS

In SPECIAL DAYS: SHABBAT AND HOLIDAYS, Rabbi Michael Skobac, Director of Education of Jews for Judaism presents Part 6 of JUDAISM 101, an entry level seminar series for Jews to explore the essential ideas and practices of Judaism and Jewish thought.

Rabbinic Commentators after Rashi on Isaiah 53

An article by Moshe Shulman in Judaism's Answer

In this article Moshe Shulman covers the views of the commentators from the time of Rashi on Isaiah 53. There have been literally dozens of commentaries written since his time, but very few are considered authoritative. For that reason he would like to explain how we should evaluate the works and how serious they are taken