Rabbi Tovia Singer responds to caller’s pressing question: Why is the account of the national revelation at Mt. Sinai more reliable than Paul’s claim that Jesus appeared to 500 people following his crucifixion?
Based on a striking passage in the Quran, Muslims believe that Jesus was never crucified. As it turns out, the book of John makes a stunning claim: Jesus died on the cross in less than six hours on a spring day in Jerusalem. Responding to a Muslim caller, Rabbi Tovia Singer cites the relevant sources […]
All Christians presume that the limbs of Jesus were nailed to the cross. This picture of Jesus’s ghastly crucifixion is the most familiar image that emerged from the church. As it turns out, there is considerable debate as to whether anyone was ever nailed to a cross during the Roman Empire. Why then does […]
Responding to a caller, Rabbi Tovia Singer demonstrates how early Christian apologists and scribes methodically altered selected passages from the Jewish Scriptures. Singer illustrates on air how this rewriting of Tanach was not done haphazardly. Rather, the Church quite deliberately tampered with the words of the Jewish Scriptures in order to bolster their most startling […]