Who is the Moshiach ben Yosef? What did he teach? Let us find out in this detailed and interesting post.
Let us begin the discussion with those passages that attribute divine names to the Messiah.
So how does scripture expect us to identify an idol? Christians will be quick to bring up verses which seem to indicate plurality within God, or passages which seem to indicate that God seems to take on a specific form. We will get to these passages soon, but we will not begin with these passages.
Christians view the Jewish rejection of the Christian Messiah as the most significant issue dividing the Christian and the Jew.
I know it’s dicey to write a critical reflection on Jews embracing Christmas. Hearing the inevitable chorus of “intolerant Scrooge” certainly gives me pause.
As we monitor the global growth of the “Messianic/Hebrew Christian” movements, this just in from Ukraine. Nearly one year after Jews for Jesus launched one of its most successful and controversial evangelism campaigns, more than 1.3 million people worldwide have watched That Jew Died for You.
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 many hints are given through exegetical teaching of several passages.
The Counter-missionary Survival Seminar is the definitive, internationally acclaimed 10-part audio series, presented by Rabbi Michael Skobac, Education Director of JEWS FOR JUDAISM (Canada), that concisely presents the Jewish response to Christian missionary claims.
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.
What is the Jewish perspective on dreams?