Did you know that the Talmud, one of Judaism's most sacred documents, indirectly proves that Yeshua was the final sacrifice for sins?
Quick note: In the video I mention that the Talmud was codified in 200 C.E. In truth, it was just the Mishna, the oral Law, that was codified at that time. The Mishna is part of the Talmud, but also includes the Gemara, a commentary on the Mishna, which was completed several hundred years later.
Quick note No. 2: So there is no confusion, most Messianic Jews, including myself, do not believe in an oral Law that was given to Moses on Sinai. We were merely saying that the book that Orthodox Jews revere says, "Such and such ..." But that should not be taken to mean that we hold the Talmud in the name light as Orthodox Jews. I think that is clear in the video, but at least one emailer thought we were equating the Talmud with Scripture.
Ron Cantoris an Israeli evangelist. He blogs at messiahsmandate.orgm and you can get his book, The Coming End-Time Awakening free at roncantor.com. Ron is on the leadership team of Tiferet Yeshua Congregation in Tel Aviv and is also the director of communications for Tikkun Global. He is the author of several books, including Identity Theft: How Jesus was Robbed of His Jewishness.
At sundown Tuesday, Yom Kippur - the Jewish Day of Atonement - began. It is a solemn day of introspection - where there is a ban on eating, drinking and the wearing of leather shoes among others. But it is also known as the Sabbath of Sabbaths - and is a festival day. Why festive? Perhaps, because it's an appreciation of the opportunity that we have been given - to live as free human beings under the umbrella of God.
In addition, as you will see in the video, the people of the Carolinas need all the help they can get to try and overcome the devastation wrought by Hurricane Florence.
In verses 16-17 of this chapter, Hashem (God) promises that although He has exiled the Children of Israel and scattered them among the nations, in the future He will gather and redeem them: "I will gather you from the people and assemble you out of the countries where you have been scattered...