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The Son of God
May 28, 2013

Looking at several scriptures in the pentateuch, prophets, and writings, we see a specific motif, “son of God.” Upon closer inspection, the glory and divinity of this figure, based on the text, points to a somewhat startling conclusion. Read more here!

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“When Worlds Collide!” Jews, Comics, and Alternate Universes*
January 30, 2006
Author: Rich Robinson

What is the link between the Jewish people, superheroes, and the world as we know it?

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Taking the Red Pill: Beyond the Matrix to Real Life
May 1, 2003

Exploring biblical themes from the context of the film, the Matrix.””

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Seasons of Judaism
July 1, 1987

Remember in the ’60s the folk-rock song made famous by a music group called The Byrds” which began with these lyrics: To everything (turn, turn, turn) There is a season (turn, turn, turn) And a time to every purpose under heaven. After describing the cycle of seasons—life, death, love, hate, building, tearing down—the lyrics urge […]

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Tradition
September 1, 1986
Author: Larry Brandt

A potential convert to Judaism once came to Shammai1—so the story goes—and asked him, How many Torahs do you have?” The stern Shammai replied, “Two—the Written Torah (the Law of Moses), and the Oral Torah (the Rabbinical traditions).” The man said, “Well, I’ll convert to Judaism on the condition that you teach me only the […]

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