RealTime May 2005

Jews for Jesus: On the Web in Two More Languages
May 1, 2005

One of our outreach workers, Vladimir Lech, has put together Jews for Jesus web sites in Farsi (spoken by Iranians) as well as Hungarian. If you know any Jewish people who speak these languages, for Farsi, you can direct them to iran.jewsforjesus.org. For Hungarian...

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A lesser known Jewish holiday: Lag BaOmer

Lag BaOmer falls on May 27.* “Lag” represents the number 33 in Hebrew and “Omer” is a measure that was used for grain. This festival is not commanded in Scripture; it is purely rabbinical tradition, though the name of the holiday is based on a...

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Former Muslim Views Forbidden Peace and Comes to Faith

A friend of Jews for Jesus gave a copy of Forbidden Peace” to her church’s missions coordinator, who also happens to lead Bible studies in two different prison facilities. One time she was unable to go, and her helper, a young man in his twenties, had to...

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