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The Significance of the Lamb in Genesis 22

In the synagogue on Rosh Hashanah, it is traditional to recite the Akedah, the story in Genesis 22 of Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his only son, Isaac. Abraham told Isaac that God would provide a lamb. But God provided a ram. Did Abraham get it wrong? Maybe not.

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Jesus’ Last Week Leading Up to Passover: A Day-by-Day Look

The following article takes a chronological and fact-based day-by-day look at the last week of Jesus’ life, including the Passover, taken from the accounts of the four Gospels; culminating in his death and resurrection.

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Two Messiahs in Judaism: Ben David and Ben Joseph

An exploration of the two different descriptions of the Messiah brought up in the book of Zechariah, the Jewish understanding of Messiah ben Joseph and Messiah ben David, and that Jesus fulfills both descriptions.

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The Tallit and Tzitzit: Their Biblical Symbolism and Significance

The tallit and tzitzit have a rich biblical history—reminding the Israelites of their identity as God's people, serving as a physical reminder of His commandments, and setting them apart from the nations. They remain an important part of Jewish tradition and practice today.

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A Comparison between Joseph and Jesus

Although they lived centuries apart, comparing the lives of Joseph and Jesus reveals some striking parallels.

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Circumcision of the Heart

"A bris in the heart!" Sounds strange. Yet God Himself speaks of circumcision of the heart in the Jewish Scriptures.

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The Book of Life

"May your name be inscribed in the Book of Life" is the most common greeting for the Jewish New Year…

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