Questions and Answers

How can God become a man?
June 30, 2011

Articles Immanuel—God With Us by Ruth Rosen An Angel You Ought to Know by Loren Jacobs Yeshua …Why That Name? by Stuart Dauermann

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Why do you talk so much about “sin”?

Articles Sin …Yours, Mine and Ours by David Mishkin What Is Man… by Louis Goldberg

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Why do you say that Jews (and non-Jews) need a “middleman” in order to approach God?

Articles Do We Need a Mediator? The Yom Kippur Dilemma by Rich Robinson The Role of the Mediator: Who Can Stand for Us? by Efraim Goldstein Yeshua the Tzaddik: But Even More! by Louis Goldberg

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Since most Jews are sincere people and happy with their own religion, why isn’t that enough?

Articles I’m basically a good person and I’m very happy with my own religion, so why should I believe in Jesus?

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Is the New Testament anti-Semitic or anti-Jewish?

Articles Anti-Semitism in the New Testament? by Stephen Pacht How can you believe in the New Testament? Isn’t it full of anti-Semitism and lies?

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In what way is the New Testament a Jewish book?

Articles The Jewishness of The New Testament by Avi Brickner Is the New Testament Jewish? by Catherine Damato The Talmud and the Gospels What Happened When I Read a Forbidden Book by Stuart Dauermann

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What are some reasons to trust the Bible as true to history and to our experience?

What are some reasons to trust the Bible as true to history and to our experience? Articles Skeptics and the Bible A Bible Prophecy Fulfilled That Takes No Codes to Discover Offsite Links Ten Reasons to Believe in the Bible Are the Biblical Documents Reliable? by Jimmy Williams Authority of the Bible by Patrick Zukeran […]

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Were Paul’s ethics questionable?

Articles Paul’s Personality: Deceptive or Deferential? Was Paul a Deceiver?

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Did Paul invent a new religion based on paganism?

Articles Was Paul the Founder of Christianity? by Avi Snyder Blame It On Paul Paul’s Big Idea Offsite Links Was the New Testament Influenced by Pagan Religions? by Ronald Nash Was the New Testament Influenced by Pagan Philosophy? by Ronald Nash Were the New Testament Authors Influenced by Pagan Legends? by Glenn M. Miller Was […]

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Even if it’s true, so what?

Articles Truth Hurts by Ruth Rosen Offsite Links What Was the Use of Christ’s Death? Dr. Alan Scholes

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Theological Issues

“We believe in one God – you believe in three gods!” “A man can’t become God – that’s idolatry!” “Atonement for sin? That happens through repentance, charity, and fasting.” “We Jews don’t need a middleman!” These are some typical responses we Jewish people have given to what Christians believe. They are verbal walls meant to […]

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The Jewish Community

Maybe it was okay for Jews to believe in Jesus in the first century, some declare. But now we’ve had two thousand years of history behind us – and it isn’t pretty. The Crusades, the Inquisition, the Holocaust – all was fanned by flames of Christian anti-Semitism, rooted right in the New Testament. But that’s […]

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Prophecies of the Messiah in the Hebrew Bible

The (Jewish) writers of the New Testament asserted that the Old Testament spoke of a coming Messiah and quoted from it extensively to prove their point. Even Jesus himself – whom many Jewish people will declare to be a good rabbi and teacher – said to those who sat under his teaching, “How foolish you […]

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Bible

Bible Many contemporary Jews are ambivalent about the Jewish Scriptures, and unwilling to accept them as God’s communication to us. They find large portions of the “Old Testament” irrelevant, full of violence and ways of life that we’ve outgrown—such as animal sacrifice. Yet the Bible remains central to our identity as Jews so many will […]

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Paul

Paul Some say that Jesus was a good teacher who never claimed to be the Messiah or the Son of God. They claim that Paul imported pagan ideas into the Jewish teaching of Jesus in order to appeal to the Gentiles and create a new religion. Paul, some say, was the real “inventor” of Christianity […]

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About Anti-Missionaries

Some have made a career of telling our Jewish people to say “no” to the idea that Yeshua could be the Messiah. Follow the links to learn more. Articles Anti-Missionary Mischief by Mitch Glaser When Opposition Knocks by Rich Robinson Opposition and Response Book and Audio Tape Reviews: Let’s Get Biblical: Presenting Fifteen Explosive Programs […]

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Does baptism have a Jewish origin?

Articles Baptism—Pagan or Jewish? by Ceil Rosen Taking the Plunge by Stephen Katz

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Life Stories

Have you ever wondered what kind of a Jewish person would believe in Jesus? The answer is, all kinds. There are Jewish doctors, surfers, lawyers, artists, Holocaust survivors, musicians, tradesmen, engineers, college students, college drop-outs, scientists and Chaim Yankels (“average Joes”) who believe that Jesus is the Messiah. They all had reasons why they would […]

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What is Jewish about the apostle Paul?

Articles How Jewish Was Paul? Priority of Jewishness

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