Tenak Talk Episode #43
00:01:31 A visit from the Chief Rabbi of Australia to Jakarta.
00:04:10 People who give up family and friends to follow the G-d of Israel.
00:07:00 A truly religious Jew must find his beliefs in scripture only.
00:10:25 Was Paul a decoy to keep Christians away from Judaism? Explaining a legend.
00:11:35 Why are Christians so comfortable with scripture translations?
00:12:47 Why evangelicals reject the Book of Mormon.
00:14:10 The entire New Testament is a translation, a Greek text, not Aramaic.
00:15:48 Hebrew is not a translation! Why the Church stayed away from Hebrew.
00:17:32 Biblical Hebrew is a very small language. A word can have many meanings.
00:19:30 Learning Hebrew in our schools.
00:21:15 Acts of deception in the lives of the Patriarches, Matriarches and their children.
00:23:00 Joseph’s story in detail.
00:30:38 Yehuda and Tamar’s story in detail.
00:39:14 Relating as humans to the imperfect Yehuda.
00:40:05 Torah shows us that our leaders are not god-men. “Jacob’s Trouble.”
00:41:50 Why we cannot learn from a perfect example, like Jesus.
00:45:20 Jesus did not have free will.
00:48:30 Tshuvah is the lesson for the Torah reader.
00:49:29 When is it acceptable for a person to bow to a mortal man?
00:57:03 Did Adam’s sin prevent eternal life for Mankind?
01:00:30 The Flood, G-d and our free will.
01:03:10 Resurrection of the dead. Creation of the binary world.
01:04:45 Genesis 1:26. The purpose of the creation of the world.
01:09:08 Was Paul of Tarsus a student of the illustrious Rabbi Gamliel?
01:12:26 Some Christian sects maintain the Gamliel converted to Christianity.
01:13:17 Book of Acts is devoted to showing Paul is correct in his christology.
01:15:09 HOT TOPIC: Zechariah 12:10.
01:16:13 Christian biblical commentaries on Zech. 12 claim Jews will mourn over Jesus.
01:21:00 Zechariah 12:10 and what is said in the New Testament.
01:22:53 Death on a cross in detail. Days of agony.
01:25:03 A quick death through breaking the legs, an act of mercy. Piercing Jesus’ side.
01:26:29 Gospel of John and two critical verses equating Jesus with the Passover lamb.
01:31:52 The misappropriation of Zech. 12:10 by Christianity.
01:35:01 Book of John’s author altered the Jewish scriptures: Zech 12:10 and John 19:37.
01:39:56 Reading Zechariah in context. Context is what guides understanding.
01:41:48 Gog and Magog and the promise of complete victory in Zechariah 12.
01:43:50 Death on the battlefield amidst victory. The Israeli Air Force rescues hostages in Uganda.
01:45:48 A tragic loss brings the Jewish people to weep and repent and turn back to Hashem.
01:47:02 What is a typology from the prophets?
01:51:10 Definition and usage of the term Moschiach in the Jewish Bible. Moschiach ben Joseph and Moschiach ben David.