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ROSH HASHANAH GREETINGS AND GIFT

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The High Holy Days are almost here!  As the people of Israel are about to be steeped  in  apples and honey and festive meals,  in  synagogues,  prayers and shofars,  I would like to use this wonderful opportunity to wish you all a very blessed Year! Rosh Hashanah presents a special opportunity …

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HIDDEN MESSIAH REVIEW

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Before  we move to the final question of the Hidden Messiah series, let us review and sum up the ideas we have discussed so far, in order to follow the logic of this study. In the series of articles I’ve presented here, we first looked at the Messianic Secret of the New …

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KEY NUMBER FIVE: AND THEIR EYES WERE OPENED

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We have spent the last four weeks discussing the story of Emmaus from Luke 24.  We have already seen that this last Chapter of Luke’s Gospel serves not only as the wonderful literary transition to his second volume – Acts – but also as a spiritual key, or set of …

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KEY NUMBER FOUR: BLESSING THE BREAD

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    Last time we saw that after the two disciples “constrained” Yeshua, “He went in to stay with them”. Then we read: Luke 24:30 Now it came to pass, as He sat at the table with them, that He took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to …

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KEY NUMBER THREE: AS THOUGH …

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And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they went: and he made as though he would have gone further[1]. First of all, what an amazing sentence we find here! What a surprising way to speak about the Lord!  There are not many places in the Bible where God pretends …