Theology

Questions and statements about God and how He relates to his world.

The Writing Process and Content of My New Book “HaMasoret HaYehudit” | by Rabbi Eliezer Melamed

Hi, Gidon here. This topic might be over the heads of some of our Root Source readers, but others (including you, I’m sure:-) will be excited about this development as I am. This rabbi, Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, is one of the most important rabbis in Israel today in my humble opinion:-) and in fact the …

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Just Before the End: What Did Moses See Before He Died?

The summit of Pisgah is redundant, Pisgah means summit. Opposite of Jericho alright, but I would translate this as the highest summit across from Jericho which seems to sound more understandable. The situation is that Moses is standing on the top of mount Nevo east of the Jordan river across from Jericho. The western sea …

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A good introduction to Torah

For people who are able to read more than a twitter post nowadays:-), this is a very good academic (but readable!) article about what Torah is. I would love to hear your questions and comments! Read the full article here>>>

Bottom line: a questionnaire for Christians

Hi, Bottom line: a questionnaire for Christians at http://bit.ly/avot-signup I am endeavoring to publish a volume called Pirkei Avot for Christians. Pirkei Avot is a six chapter collection focusing on three areas: personal ethics, social conduct, and the importance of Torah study. It includes some of the best known sayings of Judaism, besides those recorded …

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Ari Abramowitz and Jeremy Gimpel – Stories, Teaching, and Song

Ari Abramowitz and Jeremy Gimpel both speak at the Nations’ 9th of Av conference. In case you missed any part of this, now both of their presentations are combined into a single page. In part 1 Ari shares his unique approach to Aliyah, and how he tries to walk in the footsteps of Abraham. In …

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Jeremy Gimpel: – 1 – Grandfathers, Our Farm and Messiah

Jeremy Gimpel speaks at the Nations’ 9th of Av conference. In part 1 he shares about how the story of his grandfather connects to their land, which connects to the big story being written by God, especially about the coming of Messiah. Video and downloadable audio provided. Part 1 of 2. (18:58) Downloadable audio:

Root Source Live: A Jew and Christian teach Sukkot – Full Video/Audio

This is the full Root Source Live presentation and discussion on Feast of Tabernacles also known as Sukkot, by Gidon Ariel and Pastor Trey Graham in Dallas Texas. This session covers both Jewish and Christian perspectives on Sukkot co-taught by a Jew and a Christian, and includes both Jewish and Christian sources. Part 1 covers …

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Root Source Live: A Jew and Christian teach Sukkot – Part 2 of 2

Here is the new Root Source Live presentation and discussion on Feast of Tabernacles also known as Sukkot, by Gidon Ariel and Pastor Trey Graham in Dallas Texas. This session covers both Jewish and Christian perspectives on Sukkot co-taught by a Jew and a Christian, and includes both Jewish and Christian sources. In part 2, …

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Root Source Live: A Jew and Christian teach Sukkot – Part 1 of 2

Here is the brand new Root Source Live presentation and discussion on Feast of Tabernacles also known as Sukkot, by Gidon Ariel and Pastor Trey Graham in Dallas Texas. This session covers both Jewish and Christian perspectives on Sukkot co-taught by a Jew and a Christian, and includes both Jewish and Christian sources. Part 1 …

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AnaRina: What is Purim?

AnaRina Heymann gives a delightful look at the meaning and today’s Jewish practice of the festival of Purim in just over 4 minutes. Video: What is Purim? (4:19)   To learn more about Align with Zion or to connect with AnaRina directly, go to AlignWithZion.com

Hear Lamentations in Hebrew

This is an audio recording of Rabbi Chaim Eisen singing Lamentations in Hebrew. For more options including available videos recorded live from Jerusalem, please go to https://9-av.com/ Recording length: 29:45.        

Gidon Ariel weighs in on Three Parables of Luke 15

In case you missed it, here is a single video that contains all three parts of Gidon Ariel and Bob O’Dell learning three parables of Luke 15 together. It started out when Bob O’Dell wrote a blog post on the Prodigal Son, which is a story originally told by Jesus in Luke 15. https://root-source.com/blog/studio-see-048-a-view-too-small-prodigal-son-story/ Gidon …

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Why are South Koreans Flocking to Israel for Bible Study? By: Naama Barak

Studying ancient texts is fascinating. But it’s one thing to examine them in a stuffy classroom, and quite another to immerse yourself in the world from which they originated. Just ask the South Korean students studying the Hebrew Bible bang in the middle of the Holy Land. You won’t have much difficulty finding them. Over …

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