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Understanding Yom Kippur as a Christian

Observant Jewish people are busy preparing for Yom Kippur, or the Day of Atonement, which begins at sundown today and lasts through tomorrow. The day is described in Leviticus 23:27-28 “Now on the tenth day of this seventh month is the … Continue reading

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DVD Giveaway: Patterns of Evidence, Exodus

A few months ago I heard about this movie, Patterns of Evidence: Exodus, a documentary film examining the Biblical story of Exodus and looking for evidence in history and archaeology. I was lucky enough to be able to see it … Continue reading

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Sermon Recommendation: Dr. James White “Fear and Love the Lord”

Deuteronomy and Leviticus make a whole lot more sense when you put them in context. As Dr. James White points out in this sermon about fearing and loving the Lord, modern Christians miss so much when they aren’t educated about … Continue reading

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Flashback: Why Should a Christian Think about Purim

The Jewish festival of Purim began at sundown yesterday, so I thought my previous post about Purim is worth sharing again.

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Jesus, Our Passover Lamb

Jewish people everywhere will be celebrating Passover beginning this evening and ending the evening of April 2. Of course the Feast of Passover marks God’s protection of the Israelite people from the angel of death that struck down the firstborn … Continue reading

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Strolling towards universalism

Well, Brian McLaren is at it again. Not that it should surprise anyone familiar with his inclusive and unbiblical idea of “Christianity.” Last week his latest book, “Why did Jesus, Moses, the Buddha, and Mohammed cross the road?” was released, … Continue reading

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