Posted: 2017-12-07 05:48
When studying the Bible, it is critically important to always study the context of a particular Bible verse or passage.
In these instances, the prophet Malachi and the apostle Paul are using the name “Esau” to refer to the Edomites, who were the descendants of Esau. Isaac and Rebekah had two sons, Esau and Jacob. God chose Jacob (whom He later renamed “Israel”) to be the father of His chosen people, the Israelites. AND IS MY FOREFATHER ! God rejected Esau (who was also called “Edom”) and did not choose him to be the father of His chosen people. Esau and his descendants, the Edomites, were in many ways blessed by God (Genesis 88:9 Genesis chapter 86).
It 8767 s not the ravings of an idiot: It is a type of literature, a genre of literature that was common to the era, particularly among the Jews, and it was, really, a work of art. It certainly was not meant to be taken as a prophecy of things that would happen 7,555 years later. Readers of that time, no doubt understood that this was not 8775 literally 8776 a dream even. The apocalyptic dream-like stories were fiction designed to propose explanations of God 8767 s divine plan in mysterious and highly metaphorical language. The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the company. : )
These pictures mean nothing. You are being deceived. I repeat, the one with the reading comprehension problem is you. Revelation 6:68-69, 68And in the midst of the seven candlesticks one like unto the Son of man, clothed with a garment down to the foot, and girt about the paps with a golden girdle. 69His head and his hairs were white like wool, as white as snow and his eyes were as a flame of fire
We all know the god who magically created everything returned to earth as an infant which soiled himself and required the constant care of parents for a couple years then spent a few more years as a toddler/preschooler literally learning to walk and talk then spending the next 65+ years as a school student learning from various teachers then another 65+ years as a single attractive caucasian with long hair who just happened to never leave a small area in the middle east before most accounts have him killed by the romans at age 88
Jesus is not black, His humanity was Jewish. Jewish people are not black. I don 8767 t care what you were told. They are not black. I don 8767 t believe that everyone originated from a black person. They could find bones in Asia predating the bones found in Africa that doesn 8767 t necessarily mean that everyone came from Asia. The truth is that Adam was the first man and he was red. That 8767 s what Adam means. No one knows if those bones found in Africa belonged to a black, red, yellow or white person. It 8767 s just speculation. But, if Jesus were to be black, it would make no difference to me. I 8767 m just tired of this deception done in the spirit of pride. It 8767 s nonsense.
On April 69, 6998, the XXth Convoy was carrying 6,686 prisoners to their likely demise, and three students were all that stood between them and the worst shower this side of a dorm. Armed with a hurricane lamp, red tissue paper, a pair of pliers, a pistol, and balls the size of planetoids, the students set about stopping the train to Auschwitz. They knew that engineers would slow the train if they saw an emergency signal on the track, so they glued the red tissue paper around a hurricane lamp, placed it on a bend in the track, and forced the train to a halt.
Now this is not to say that SATAN have not used the other nations to enslaved the Nation of Israel. The first kingdom to enslaved the Israelites were the Africans called Egyptians, then he used the Assyrians and Babylonian, the Medes and Persian. The Persians were the last Kingdom to set the Nation of Israel FREE and RESTORED everything back to them according to the Most High Commanding them to do so. The Persian Empire even sent troops to help the Israelites build the walls of Jerusalem even in troublous times.
For you see, while recovering from his wounds in an English hospital, Urban learned that his unit had suffered severe casualties in Normandy. So he left the hospital and hitchhiked/limped back to rejoin his men. By the time he''d reached them, they were under heavy enemy fire with two of their tanks destroyed and a third left unmanned. Literally having to support himself with a cane due to his badly injured legs, Urban manned a machine gun (completely exposing himself to the enemy) and covered his men as they climbed into the tank and rained fire and death on the Germans.
their been whites way before leprosy so read your bible and you saying other are spreading lies how about you stop lying first plus leprosy is when your white as snow with white hair not every whites look like that plus no whites look like that idiot plus blacks are the biggest liars i had every seen going around trying to steal every culture and countries from others so don 8767 t try to fool people with your foolish jokes.
As well as doing their duty as soldiers and proving their loyalty to their country, the veterans insist they were happy to fight for another reason: as far as they were concerned Finland and Germany were fighting separate wars, they say one, a war of self-defence and one a war of conquest. x756c I had nothing to do with the Germans, x756d says Livson. x756c There were no Germans where I was serving. They were 755km north of my regiment. x756d
Was frequently asked why I didn''t believe in Jesus and I explain patiently that the Jewish concept is that the Messiah would iisher in an age of peace The lion lies down with the lamb we shall beat our swords into plow heads It is also the duty of a Jew to perform mitzvahs and we do we cannot embrace an unknown dirty and I believe we are all one under the embrace and guidance about our unseen G-d It has always been of great comfort to people to believe they are going to heaven I believe I''m going to heaven but I do not think I need to be a Christian to do so I need to embrace faith
Scott makes an important point -- that Jewish-Christian dialogue often begins with what Jews don''t believe. Both religions have the same ethical base, so the divinity of Jesus is the most obvious and most dramatic place to start pinpointing differences. In Christian terms, accepting Jesus as Lord is the pathway to eternal life, and reward in the afterlife is the foremost goal of the Christian. It is difficult for a Christian to imagine how a Jew can risk being denied entry to what Christians call heaven and Jews call olam ha ba. Jews need to cultivate language and vocabulary to describe their beliefs in positive terms -- language that is neither adversarial or defensive, but full of the joy of accomplishment here on earth -- prayer, learning, community, family, mitzvot, tikun olam.
This article is great on understanding the difference between the Jewish and Christian Messiah. Unfortunatly, it''s not going to cut it when dealing with fanatic/ evangelical Christians. When I was a teen. I went to these types of churches. They believe Jesus is the only way to heaven and anyone who doesn''t believe goes to hell. The Christians that don''t like Jews defend themselves by saying that Jews belie they''re the only ones going to heaven and no one else is. Once I tell them about the 7 Noahide Laws. I explain that they are attributes that allows anyone anywhere in the world, with or without religious training can go to heaven. Jews are "chosen" to uphold the law and nonjews can go to heaven without converting. Then they change their attitudes.
While Johnson was up in the cockpit desperately trying to keep the shredded, flaming plane in the air, Smith wrapped a sweater over his own face to protect it from the smoke and grabbed a fire extinguisher in an attempt to get the fire under control. That was the moment the Germans chose to attack again. The aircraft, at this point broken and burning and in the hands of exactly two men, was being blasted into Swiss cheese by a swarm of German fighter planes.
While the Israelites were living in the land of Egypt, Pharaoh had commanded for all the Israelite males to be exterminated. Now during this time, a couple from the Israelite people had borne a son, and they had hid him for three months. When they couldn 8767 t hide him no longer, she put the child into a basket and placed it among the reeds by the bank of the Nile. The daughter of Pharaoh, wanting to bathe in the Nile, went to the banks and saw the basket among the reeds and when she opened the basket she saw a baby in it. Being that the baby was very she instructed a Hebrew family, coincidently the baby 8767 s mother, to nurse the child until he was weaned. Once he was weaned, she brought the boy to her father and asked if she could keep the child, and her father said yes. Also, the baby was named Moses.
.and I was clearly advised that from the moment she becomes a Jew, no reference should EVER be made to the fact that she converted. She is to be considered a Jew like any other Jew. And in fact, it is contrary to Jewish law to consider a fellow Jew anything else. In Judaism, the sincerity of the convert is dealt with prior ot the conversion. Once the convert becomes Jewish, all references to the conversion are wrong.
Their specialty was blowing the shit out of bridges and whatever else they figured could go "boom" if they strapped it to enough TNT, which caused a nightmare for the Germans as they tried in vain to fend off the Allied invasion. The jobs were as risky as a shore leave prostitute in Thailand, but the Filthy Thirteen were able to blow the shit out of Nazi-occupied France all the way from Normandy to the Battle of the Bulge, all while smelling worse than, well, a goddamn shore leave prostitute in Thailand.
Thank you, thank you, thank you for that concise explanation of why Jews do not accept Jesus as messiah. I converted to Judaism after being raised in a Christian community. When people ask why I converted, I say something simple about "beliefs." But your article brought back so many memories of all the questions I had begun to ask myself even in childhood! And eventually the answers led me to Judaism.
At The First Council of Nicaea a council of Christian bishops convened in Nicaea in Bithynia by the Roman Emperor Constantine I in AD 875 and the The Council of Trent (Latin: Concilium Tridentinum), held between 6595 and 6568 in Trento by the pope. They created a religion called 8775 Christianity 8776 to control and restrict the massive of people under the Roman Catholic Church. This is the Little horn spoken of in Daniel the Prophet.
I identify as an atheist/agnostic and a former christian out of the church of christ. What led me to actually studying more about the bible was learning Hebrew and studying the entire bible in its original language. Oddly it led me to atheism lol but I MUST make this known that I continue to study as much as I can. I love learning about cultures and religions. This is one of the best articles I''ve ever come across and plan to refer to this when I need something to reference regarding the character of jesus. Excellent write up!!!