An Introduction to the Names Yehoshua/Joshua, Yeshua, Jesus and Yeshu
March 23, 1992
Author: Kai KjaerHansen

An Introduction to the Names Yehoshua/Joshua, Yeshua, Jesus and Yeshu   My interest in JESUS — i.e. in the name of Jesus — dates back to 1976-78, when I lived in Jerusalem: While being a Danish pastor in Jerusalem in those years I tried to read up on...

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Yeshua… Why That Name?

Recently, the subject of names became very important to me, as my wife and I anticipated the birth of our first child. Being from an Ashkenazic background, our choices of names were narrowed—and aided—somewhat by the tradition of naming one’s children after...

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