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November 15, 2013
PART TWO - Rabbi David Wolpe's Article on Why Jews Should Not Accept Jesus - An Open Letter Response

You make a rhetorical move which, while commonly attributed to Christians, is a caricature: that people are consigned to hell for not believing in Jesus Christ, that a Nazi who […]

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November 14, 2013
Rabbi David Wolpe's Article on Why Jews Should Not Accept Jesus - An Open Letter Response - Part 1

This is a response to a recent article by Conservative Rabbi David Wolpe of Sinai Temple, Los Angeles. The article "Why Jews Should Not Accept Jesus Whatever George W. Bush Thinks" […]

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November 7, 2013
In Defense of All This Jewish Stuff

Too often I bump into people, even theologically educated Christian people, who are impatient with talk about the Jewishness of Yeshua and the place the Jewish people have in the […]

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November 5, 2013
Lessons from Sinai For The Messianic Jewish Movement

In the Messianic Jewish world I am known for insisting that Jewish repentance entails a return to covenant faithfulness expressed in loving adherence to the mitzvot, the commandments we have […]

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November 3, 2013
The Risen Messiah and Israel's Return to Torah

One day early in the history of the Yeshua movement in Jerusalem, some of his sh'lichim [apostles] got in trouble with the authorities in the Temple area and were brought […]

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November 1, 2013
Two Indispensable Aspects of Jewish Repentance Toward God

In general we have been examining my proposition that Jewish repentance is different from that repentance required of Gentiles.  Under that umbrella, we have seen that the pathway of Jewish […]

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October 29, 2013
The Foundational Reason Jews, Including Messianic Jews, Should Obey Torah

In some naïve areas of Christian consensus people imagine that Jews obey Torah because they believe that this will save them. However, a simple conversation with the average religious Jew, […]

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October 25, 2013
When It's Just Not Happening

Here at Interfaithfulness, our vision statement speaks of “Exploring the synergy between Judaism and Christianity, partnership between Christians and Jews, and the relationship between God’s tomorrow and our today.”  I […]

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October 21, 2013
Solid Footing Amidst The Shifting Sands of Public Opinion About Israel

This is a detailed review of a book that has much to commend it. The book is: Calvin L. Smith, ed., The Jews, Modern Israel and the New Supersessionism. New […]

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October 7, 2013
Moses Had Intermarriage Problems: Lessons to Learn - Part Two

In part one of this little series on Moses' marital life, we considered interfaith conflicts he had with his fiery wife, Tzipporah.  This second study takes place later in his […]

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