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Studio See: 050 – The Biblical Love Story You Never Heard!

If you grew up in Christian circles, you probably never heard the wonderful love story in Genesis about Joseph and Asenath. I only discovered it once I started reading the Torah along with the Jewish commentaries. The story we tell herein has nothing to do with the apocryphal work Joseph and Aseneth, written by Christians …

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Studio See: 049 – A View too Small: The Future of Israel

More than 70 years have passed since the re-establishment of Israel in 1948. Most people reading this column are not old enough to vividly remember those early days. In the 1970s a theory began to make the rounds in Christian circles that the end of the age will happen within 40 years of the re-establishment …

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Studio See: 044 – The Media’s Ten Commandments

Recently, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited President Donald Trump at the White House. After moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem in the spring of 2018, Trump followed up his historic decision by agreeing with Israel, rather than with the United Nations, that the Golan Heights should be permanently considered to be part of Israel. Netanyahu’s …

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Studio See: 042 – A View Too Small: Secularism

Today we continue the mini-series on topics in which I don’t believe we (as Christians) are totally wrong, but for which our current view is just too small. Secularism is defined by Merriam-Webster as “the indifference to, or exclusion of, religion and religious considerations.” I believe our view of secularism is too small because we …

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Studio See: 034 – National Salvation and Christianity

Most of these columns are designed to offer some insight or observation about things that are happening at the intersection of Christian/Jewish relations. Today’s topic is a lot heavier on the observation than insight.   How should Christians think about national salvation? Last time we discussed the similarities between the story of the Exodus, and …

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Studio See: 033 – Are the Blood Moons About Salvation?

The word salvation is about as loaded a word as you can get in Christianity. “Are you saved?” “Do you have eternal life?” “Do you know where you are going when you die?” These are central questions that Christians, especially we Evangelical Christians, associate with salvation. And these very same questions have been asked by …

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