the bible

March 1, 2007

Here are two articles dealing with the truth of Scripture:

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Messianic Judaism
January 1, 2003
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How can you believe in the New Testament? Isn’t it full of anti-Semitism and lies?
January 1, 2000

The New Testament–which simply means New Covenant–needs to be accepted for what it is, a Jewish book written almost entirely by Jewish people. Most of the concepts in the New Testament cannot be understood apart from their background in the Hebrew Bible. It was fashionable a few years ago to claim that the New Testament […]

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Messianic Jewish Classics, by various authors
March 1, 1999
Author: Rich Robinson
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Bible Codes
July 1, 1998
Author: Rich Robinson

Does God’s word hold secret messages that have only recently been discovered?

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A Bible Prophecy Fulfilled That Takes No Codes to Discover

Ezekiel the prophet lived 2,500 years ago. He predicted the destruction of the city of Tyre. It happened 17 years later. In chapter 26, he outlined the total destruction very specifically: Nebuchadnezzar would destroy Tyre. Many nations would come up against Tyre. The site would be leveled and the debris thrown into the sea. Fishermen […]

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A Welcome Interruption
December 1, 1997
Author: Bruce Rapp

So here I am running for my telephone as its ringing interrupts me for the fourth time. Hello, this is Bruce, can I help you?” “Yes, do you do Jews for Jesus?” the nervous voice at the other end inquired. “Excuse me?” “I mean, this is Jews for Jesus, right?” Trying to be patient, I […]

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Mishpochah Matters: Speaking Frankly to God’s People
September 1, 1997
Author: Murray Tilles

David Brickner. San Francisco: Purple Pomegranate Productions, 1996. 159 pages. $6.95, paper.

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Moses on the Witness Stand
March 1, 1995
Author: Scott Rubin

Solomon Ostrovsky. Toronto, Canada: published by the author, 1991. v, 169 pages. $5.00, paper. Alongside daily devotionals (which provide a Scripture text, an illustration, and a thought to take with you for the day) and compilations of complete sermons on currently relevant topics, there exists a place for other types of spiritual material. Religious radio […]

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We’re Glad You Asked…
January 1, 1993

QUESTION: On several occasions I have tried to speak to my Jewish friend about the Bible and what God requires from us, but she says that she cannot base her life on the Bible. She claims it was authored by human beings, not God, and besides, it was written too long ago to be valid […]

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An ISSUES Interview with Dr. Hugh Ross
July 1, 1991

Editor: Dr. Ross, as a scientist and as a seeker after truth, what would you want to tell our ISSUES readers about why you find the Bible to be a reliable source? HR: There is much that I could say, but let me just deal with one area—fulfilled prophecy of the Bible. Before coming to […]

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Jewish Proverbs
June 1, 1991

An old Jewish proverb states: If you want your dreams to come true, don’t sleep. A new Jews for Jesus proverb states: If your dreams are in line with God’s promises you can sleep, because he who keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep” (Psalm 121:4).

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The Many Ways We Publish Glad Tidings
February 1, 1989
Author: Moishe Rosen

Our primary purpose is to communicate God’s salvation through Christ, but we hope you won’t consider this Jews for Jesus Newsletter gospel literature! We print the Newsletter as educational and inspirational material for those who already believe in Yeshua as the only Savior. Through it we hope to form a bond with God’s people so […]

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Our Felt Needs and How to Meet Them Through the Bible
September 1, 1988

1. The Scriptures teach that God created man and woman in his image. From the very beginning, there was community: community between man and woman, between man/woman and God, and for that matter, community within the very fabric” of God himself. (See “Jewishness and the Trinity,” ISSUES Vol.1:8.) Presumably there was also a warm personal […]

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Another Holocaust?
September 1, 1984

Another holocaust? Perish the thought! How can we bear to think of another horror when the European holocaust massacred six million Jewish people, one third of all Jews living at the time. Of the six million, one million were children. PAINFUL MEMORIES Difficult to Face Only in the last several years have our Jewish people […]

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Skeptics and the Bible
July 1, 1984

A skeptic once posed the following question: How do you reconcile the teachings of the Bible with the latest scientific conclusions and psychological insights?” Without hesitation, the believer replied: “I haven’t seen this morning’s paper. What are the latest conclusions our scientists and psychologists have come up with?” Some people think that Reader’s Digest or […]

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Was Paul the Founder of Christianity?
March 1, 1984
Author: Avi Snyder

In the past several decades, a particular program of reclamation has been undertaken by the Jewish people. It does not involve the rejuvenation of the land, nor the replanting of trees. Instead, it is the reclamation of one whom many regard as Israel’s greatest native son: the reclamation of Jesus of Nazareth as, if nothing […]

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