Month: January 2010

Jewish / Judaism : Reinterpretation of Ancient Teachings, part 4 of 4

Examples of Reinterpretations: Joseph Sarachek, In order not to expose themselves to criticism, many Jewish exegetes waived their own messianic explanations and expounded the texts as allusions to the past.[fn]Joseph Sarachek, The Doctrine of the Messiah in Medieval Jewish Literature (New York: Hermon Press, 1932)[/fn] [emphasis added] John Bowker commenting on Genesis 18:1-25,

Trinity : The Many gods of the Bible

This summary of scriptures relevant to the biblical statements of there being many gods will be followed by the actual quotations: Exodus 7:1; 2nd Corinthians 4:1; Deuteronomy 32:36-39; Psalm 82:6-7; Psalm 86:8-10; Isaiah: 41:23-24, 29; Galatians 4:8; 1st Corinthians 8:5

Trinity : Are there Biblical Examples of the Trinity and of the Godhead Consisting of More than One Person?

This summary of scriptures relevant to the biblical statements that God is a Triune being, a Trinity, and that the Trinity consists of more than one person will be followed by the actual quotations: Job 33:4; Matthew 3:16-17, 28:19; Luke 1:35, 3:22; John 14:17, 20-21, 14:26, 15:26; Colossians 2:2; 2nd Corinthians 13:14; 1st Peter 1:2 …

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Jewish / Judaism : Reinterpretation of Ancient Teachings, part 1 of 4

With regards to the interpretation of the scriptures some of the conflicts amongst Jews and Christians are due to the fact that the Jewish understanding of the scripture has been, and is being, redefined and reinterpreted. Some Rabbis, Torah teachers, Jewish scholars and particularly anti-missionaries are now claiming that Jews have always believed in things …

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Trinity : Are there Other Attributes Shared by the Members of the Trinity?

This is a summary of scriptures relevant to the biblical statements as to other attributes shared by the members of the Trinity namely: a voice like many waters (or rushing waters), indwells, sanctifies, fellowship, eternal, has a will, speaks, love, searches the heart, we belong to, savior, we serve, believe in, gives joy, draws us, …

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