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Rav Shlomo, Abraham, and the Pagans

The late Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach was one of the most influential rabbis of the last one hundred years. Through his singing, storytelling, and charismatic personality he had a knack for reaching the most wayward Jews and bringing them back to their roots. But he didn’t limit his […]

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Paul’s Identity Construction Project for Gentiles

Paul’s Identity Construction Project for Gentiles

“[Y]ou are…built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Yeshua haMoshiach Himself as the chief cornerstone.  In Him the whole building is joined together and rises to become a holy temple in the Lord,” Ephesians 2:19-21 Did Paul want Gentiles to radically change their identities–to […]

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“Ask a Scholar” at Bible Odyssey

The Society of Biblical Literature has mounted a new/recent web-resource for the “general public” entitled “Bible Odyssey” here. People are invited to lodge questions, and to each a relevant expert is asked by the SBL to make a response. I’ve had my own first go at doing […]

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