This year we celebrate the festival of Purim on March 1st. The story is recounted in the biblical book of Esther and has lessons which are relevant today, several thousand years later.
Rabbi Michael Skobac, Director of Education of Jews for Judaism presents Part 4 of JUDAISM 101, an entry level seminar series for Jews to explore the essential ideas and practices of Judaism and Jewish thought.
THE LAW AND THE CHOSENNESS OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE
An Exalted King and an Exalted Nation
I recently discovered another missionary presentation which encourages worship of a human. This missionary work pointed to all the references in scripture which describe devotion to the Davidic kings.
The purpose of this work is to help you understand and appreciate the belief system known as Judaism. Find out in this post.
Since the early 1960s, the rates of Jewish intermarriage have mushroomed, increasing tenfold. With extremely low birthrates and large numbers of Jewish people no longer identifying with the religion of Judaism – we are facing a grave demographic challenge.
Rabbi Michael Skobac of Jews for Judaism presents THE JEWISH CONNECTION TO ISRAEL. Thanks to BDS and Palestinian anti-Israel propaganda, Israel is one of the most contentious issues in the world today. A magnet to Jews, Christians and Muslims – the land that is ground zero of the Bible provokes tremendous passion everywhere. This video explores Biblical and Rabbinic perspectives dealing with the meaning and importance of the Land of Israel and the relationship of the Jewish people to it.
The Jews are often referred to as the “Chosen People” Why? And what were the Chosen People, the Jewish People, chosen for? In this video, Rabbi Yisroel Chaim Blumenthal explores the concepts of choseness.
SEEKING GOD: Faith and Doubt with Rabbi Michael Skobac is the “sixth” of a 6-part lecture series called: DEEPENING JEWISH EXPERIENCE: The Spiritual Dimension. If you want to deepen your understanding of Judaism, are seeking more from your Jewish experience, or are just curious — then this seminar is for you! In six stimulating sessions, [Read More]
JEWISH PRAYER & MEDITATION: Connecting with God with Rabbi Michael Skobac is the “third” of a 6-part lecture series called: DEEPENING JEWISH EXPERIENCE: The Spiritual Dimension