The Jewish Studies Blog

There are tools that are needed to mine the depths of the biblical texts. There are also many perspectives that enrich our study, like the perspective of first century Judaism. This site is one of those rare resources that provides both tools and perspective for the serious student of Scripture.

– Dr. Allen Mawhinney, A Retired Academic Dean, Reformed Theological Seminary

Unlocking The Gospels With Tanach: Things New And Old (3)

                     …like a householder who brings out of his treasure things new and old                                                                    Matt. 13:52   Today, we are going to talk about the parables. The parables make up most of…

Unlocking The Gospels With Tanach: Things New And Old (2)

                   …like a householder who brings out of his treasure things new and old                                                                    Mat.13:52 We continue our journey through the Gospels. Our goal here is to show how much can be taken…

Unlocking The Gospels With Tanach: Things New And Old

                              …like a householder who brings out of his treasure things new and old                                                                    Mat.13:52 SERMON ON THE MOUNT…

Unlocking The Gospels With Tanach: Luke (3)

We continue our journey through the first chapters of Luke – my favorite Gospel. So far, we’ve seen some interesting details in the first chapter; today we are going to speak about…

Unlocking The Gospels With Tanach: Luke (2)

We are still in Luke’s Gospel – but today,  from  Ein Karem we are moving to Nazareth. Something of incredible importance is happening right before our eyes – however, in order to unlock…