By Andrew Sparks
"Teaching and dwelling a imaginative and prescient of Jewish lifestyles Renewed in Yeshua"
Messianic Jewish Theological Institute (MJTI) seeks to be:
• a prophetic signal of Israel's future via exemplifying and advancing Jewish lifestyles renewed in Yeshua;
• a Messianic Jewish university rooted in a modern Jewish adventure of Yeshua and a Messianic interpretation of Judaism;
• a imaginative and prescient middle for the Messianic Jewish community;
• a discussion heart for theological stumble upon among devoted Christians and Jews; and
• a global studying group born within the Diaspora yet orientated to Israel.
Messianic Jewish Theological Institute
P.O. field 54410 l. a., CA 90054-0410
By Yitzhak Arad
"... Mr. Arad experiences as a managed and potent witness for the prosecution.... Mr. Arad’s booklet, with its abundance of frightening aspect, reminds us of the way a long way we need to go."—New York instances e-book Review
"... essentially the most gripping chapters i've got ever read.... the actual, exhaustive, definitive account of the least recognized dying camps of the Nazi era." —Raul Hilberg
Arad, historian and relevant prosecution witness on the Israeli trial of John Demjanjuk (accused of being Treblinka’s notorious "Ivan the Terrible"), makes use of fundamental fabrics to bare the whole tale of those Nazi demise camps.
By Amy-Jill Levine,Marc Z. Brettler
An overseas crew of students introduces and annotates the Gospels, Acts, Letters, and Revelation from Jewish views, within the New Revised regular model translation. They express how Jewish practices and writings, rather the Greek translation of the Hebrew Bible, inspired the hot testomony writers. From this angle, readers achieve new perception into the hot Testament's which means and importance. furthermore, thirty essays on historic and non secular topics--Divine Beings, Jesus in Jewish proposal, Parables and Midrash, Mysticism, Jewish kinfolk lifestyles, Messianic hobbies, lifeless Sea Scrolls, questions of the recent testomony and anti-Judaism, and others--bring the Jewish context of the recent testomony to the fore, allowing all readers to work out those writings either of their unique contexts and within the historical past of interpretation. For readers strange with Christian language and customs, there are factors of such concerns because the Eucharist, the importance of baptism, and "original sin."
For non-Jewish readers drawn to the Jewish roots of Christianity and for Jewish readers who desire a New testomony that neither proselytizes for Christianity nor denigrates Judaism, The Jewish Annotated New Testament is a necessary quantity that areas those writings in a context that may enlighten scholars, pros, and basic readers.
By Armando Quiros
By Bob Waxman
This booklet is illustrated via Kabbalah artist, Phillip Ratner, the founding father of the Kabbalah Museum in Zefat, Israel. Philip Ratner is better identified for his 5 bronzes on the Statue of Liberty and his 40 works at Ellis Island.
By Jody Allen Gorran
By Yonasson Gershom
The writer starts with an over-view of simple topics in regards to the afterlife, corresponding to the judgement of souls prior to the Heavenly courtroom, the magical importance of the Covenant at Sinai, the method of tikkun olam (repairing the universe), and a few explanation why people go back to earth in new our bodies. He then takes you on a thrilling trip via many centuries of Jewish stories, the place you are going to meet dozens of saints and sinners, animals and people, angels and mortals–all trying to figure out their past-life karma via using the lessons of the Torah in earthly lifestyles.
In order to make the classical tales comprehensible to the fashionable reader, every one story has been ex-panded to incorporate transparent reasons of cultural and non secular info. So skillfully does Gershom weave this fabric into the narrative itself, that the reader scarcely notices how a gradual kind of schooling is occurring. by the point you will have complete the publication, you won't in basic terms were entertained, yet can have accomplished an outstanding advent to Jewish spirituality to boot.
Both classical and modern stories are integrated the following, from resources as generally diversified as kabbalistic texts, folklore anthologies, and discussions on the web. Of specific curiosity are numerous new stories accumulated through the writer himself, that have by no means prior to seemed in print.
By John Michael Greer
By Jon D. Levenson
This paperback version of Creation and the endurance of Evil brings to a large viewers essentially the most leading edge and significant versions of God for this post-Auschwitz period. In a thought-provoking go back to the unique Hebrew belief of God, which questions authorized conceptions of divine omnipotence, Jon Levenson defines God's authorship of the area by reason of his victory in his fight with evil. vintage doctrines of God's construction of the universe from the void don't do justice to the complexity of that hard-fought conflict, that's doubtful in its final result. Levenson strains this extra versatile belief of God to the earliest Hebrew resources. He argues that Genesis 1 doesn't describe the banishment of evil however the try and comprise the threat of evil on the planet, a fight that maintains today.
By Seymour Hoffman