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We all bring certain assumptions to the paradigm through which we view our Jewish experience.
When a rabbi told him that he didn’t have to believe in God, Shimon Eitan became even more confused about Judaism.
In the little shtetl of Vaysechvoos, a wise stranger passes through and confounds the local rabbi.
The enigmatic musician has had much to say about Jesus in song and in interviews.
It’s not every day that a musician who played with famous big bands ends up becoming a rabbi.
In 1963, 16-year-old British singing sensation Helen Shapiro was so popular that the Beatles were her opening act on tour!
A California girl moves to England to pursue her passion to play rock and roll; then everything falls apart.
Young Israeli musician causes a stir on national television when she says she is a follower of Yeshua (Jesus).
The travels of three young Jewish musicians to Israel, India, Nepal and Thailand serve as inspiration for You Are Home, their second full-length album.
Lex Rofex, who writes for Jewschool, interviewed Aaron Trank of Jews for Jesus to find out just exactly what a Messianic Jew is, anyway.
Paul Liberman feels so strongly about his Jewish identity that he changed the title of his autobiography to Don’t Call Me Christian.
Paul Liberman’s The Fig Tree Blossoms: Messianic Judaism Emerges has sold over 100,000 copies. ISSUES interviews Liberman, who was at the forefront of that movement in the 1970s.
Someone has already taken the blame for all of our wrongdoing. But we must acknowledge him as God’s scapegoat, the atonement for our sins.
When a third of Jewish Americans born after 1980 describe themselves as having no religion, how many of us will make an appearance at temple for the High Holidays this year?
A young Jewish man who loved arguing about religion was ready to dismantle the arguments of Jews for Jesus.
World-renowned chemist James Tour, a Jew who believes in Jesus, says that science has served to strengthen, not weaken, his faith.
A famous Jewish chemist made the most important discovery of his life when he opened up the New Testament.
What does the Bible say about human cloning or any technology that threatens to destroy life on its way to achieving a “greater good”?
Author Nancy Ellen Abrams argues that the God of the Bible is not compatible with what scientists are discovering about our universe.
ISSUES interviews Nancy Ellen Abrams, author of A God That Could be Real: Spirituality, Science, and the Future of our Planet.
Lise Meitner, who helped discover nuclear fission in 1938, was as shocked as the rest of the world when the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima.
The Jewish people have always had opponents, because God’s plans have always had an opponent, one whom the Scriptures call the adversary.
The real evil behind anti-Semitism is that the Jewish people have been blamed for the earth’s woes throughout the centuries, but they are actually the solution to the earth’s problems.
Anti-Semitism threatens the foundations of the Christian faith and undermines the saving message of the gospel.