bible codes

The Aish Phenomenon: Targeting Skeptics
September 1, 1998
Author: Rich Robinson

Arthur J. Magida. Moment [June 1998], pp. 52-57+. Forum: Aish HaTorah and the Bible Codes” [Letters to the editor]. Moment [October 1998], pp.20+. Magida swashbuckles his way “60 Minutes” style through this portrait of the Orthodox Jewish organization Aish HaTorah. He documents the Discovery Seminars, and describes in detail what a typical seminar is like, […]

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Decoding the Bible Code: Can We Trust the Message? and The Bible Code: Fact or Fake?
Author: Rich Robinson

Decoding the Bible Code: John Weldon with Clifford and Barbara Wilson. Eugene, OR: Harvest House, 1998. 176 pages, $7.99, paper. The Bible Code: Phil Stanton. Wheaton, IL: Crossway Books, 1997. 128 pages, $6.99, paper. Decoding the Bible Code is a refreshing look at the Bible Code movement. The authors explain what the Bible Code is […]

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The Bible Code
March 1, 1998
Author: Rich Robinson

Michael Drosnin. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997. 264 pages. $25.00, cloth. Maybe it’s the computer age we live in. Maybe it’s our unquenchable appetite for entertainment. Or maybe it’s a quest for millennial spirituality. For whatever reason, Bible codes” are a hot topic as we approach the final years of this decade. The current […]

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The Signature of God: Astonishing Biblical Discoveries
September 1, 1997
Author: Rich Robinson

Grant R. Jeffrey, Toronto: Frontier Research Publications, Inc., 1996. 275 pages. $13.95, paper. A few years ago, the movie Field of Dreams popularized the expression, If you build it, they will come.” Perhaps the slogan should now be revised to, “If you write it, they will believe.” Grant Jeffrey’s The Signature of God seems to […]

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