Living in Expectation of the Messiah’s Coming

Living in Expectation of the Messiah’s Coming

Judaism teaches that one should always leave in readiness for the Messiah’s coming. In fact, the famous sage Rambam listed this expectation as one of the 13 core tenants of the faith. According to Rambam, if you are not expecting the Messiah’s return ...
Restoring the Lost Language of Hebrew

Restoring the Lost Language of Hebrew

In the early 19th Century, a period of unprecedented restoration began to take place in both Israel and the Church. As the Jews were scattered all over the world, the language of Hebrew had become extinct except for use in religious ceremonies. As Jews began to...
The Jubilee and Jesus’ Return

The Jubilee and Jesus’ Return

Is there a link between the ancient practice of the Jubilee and Jesus’ soon coming return to earth? If so, what insights can we learn from this link as we look forward to Jesus’ return? The Trumpet will Sound For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout,...
The Case of the Missing Anointing Oil

The Case of the Missing Anointing Oil

Through His sacrificial death on the cross, Jesus has brought us salvation and granted those who believe eternal life.  He is rightly called our Saviour, but from a Jewish perspective He cannot – yet – be fully called the Messiah. The Anointed One Messiah...
The Original “Gospel” and the Jubilee

The Original “Gospel” and the Jubilee

When we hear the word ‘gospel’ today, we tend to think of the basic message of Christianity; namely that mankind is separated from God through sin and that Jesus paid the penalty for our sin through His death, burial and resurrection. However, we will see that the...
The Gentiles and the Feast of Tabernacles

The Gentiles and the Feast of Tabernacles

Peering into the future beyond the cataclysmic end time events, Zechariah the prophet foretells that there is coming a time when all the nations of the earth will go up to Jerusalem ‘year by year… to keep the Feast of Tabernacles’ (Zec 14:16). His prophecy leads us to...