July 1995 Newsletter (5755:9)

Come Aside and Rest a While
August 1, 1995
Author: Moishe Rosen

In my early days as a Christian, we often sang a hymn at church called Work, for the Night Is Coming.” It was based on the passage where Yeshua (Jesus) told His disciples, “I must work the works of Him who sent Me while it is day; the night is coming when no one can…

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Peace in the Middle East
Topics: tisha b av

Recently I participated in a conference sponsored by Evangelicals for Middle East Understanding (EMEU). The purpose of the conference was to bring Middle Eastern Christians to the attention of the Church in the Western world. Originally, EMEU had forgotten that the Church in the Middle East includes Jews who love Jesus. Therefore, I was invited…

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Tisha B’Av and Related Mourning Times
Author: Rich Robinson

These days are observed only by traditional Orthodox Jews. Some non-Orthodox Jews tend to recognize them as important in Jewish tradition but do not encourage traditional observance. Sheva Asar be-Tammuz Meaning of Name: The 17th of Tammuz English Name: The Fast of Tammuz Calendar Month: June/July Jewish Calendar Date: Originally the 9th of Tammuz to…

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