CONTEXT IS EVERYTHING
Most Christians know only the god of the bible, divorced from the historical context outside the Old Testament. Even many Muslims are unaware of the evolution of the god of the bible. The real ancient history of the Middle East provides a fascinating evolution of the original creator deity to the one recognised by the ‘big 3’ Abrahamic monotheistic religions. Understanding the past and the evolution of the deity billions worship around the world, helps us understand the past history, the present and even our own religions. Continue reading Evolution of God in context of Middle East History→
Jerusalem, Palestine – A total of 1396 Israeli settlers and policemen have forcibly entered the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in East Jerusalem since the beginning of June, a Palestinian NGO reported Thursday.
Jerusalem, Palestine – Two Palestinians were injured on Wednesday morning after Israeli officers beat worshipers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound as they protested the presence of a tour group of Israeli settlers.
And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch (Acts 11:26).
O foolish Galatians, who hath bewitched you, that ye should not obey the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ hath been evidently set forth, crucified among you?… Are ye so foolish? having begun in the Spirit, are ye now made perfect by the flesh? (Galatians 3: 1,3).
How does one reconcile Menachem Stark’s image as a philanthropist in the Satmar community with that of an exploitative slumlord?
Ha’aretz 07/07/2014 “What you do to the goyim is not the same as what you do to Jews,” said Samuel Heilman, an expert on Hasidic communities like Satmar. Heilman, author of “Defenders of the Faith: Inside Ultra-Orthodox Jewry” and a distinguished professor of sociology at Queens College, is currently at work on a book about succession battles in Hasidic courts. Continue reading Jewish morality – non-Jews don’t have souls→
We have to recognize that Jewish blood and the blood of a goy* are not the same thing.
Rabbi Yitzhak Ginsburg, NY Times, June 6, 1989, p.5
*goy = Gentile (singular) plural is ‘goyim’ Goyim (Gentiles) are not considered human beings (‘of Adam’) but like cattle or actually chattel in human form.
If a Jew needs a liver, can you take the liver of an innocent non-Jew passing by to save him? The Torah would probably permit that. Jewish life has infinite value. There is something infinitely more holy and unique about Jewish life than non-Jewish life.
Rabbi Yitzhak Ginsburgh, a leader of the Lubavitch sect of Judaism and the dean of a religious Jewish school in a West Bank, Jewish Week, 1996 settlement
“Gentile souls are of a completely different and inferior order. They are totally evil, with no redeeming qualities whatsoever… All Jews are innately good, all Gentiles are innately evil.” Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi (1745-1812)
Do the Jews Live Within the Belly of the Holy Serpent? Is he the Deity Whom the Jews Worship? Texe Marrs
“Ye serpents, ye generation (race or nation) of vipers, how can ye escape the damnation of hell?” – Jesus Christ, Matthew 23:33
If I were to tell you that in the religion of Judaism the deity worshipped is the Holy Serpent, would you believe me? Few people would. Yet, it is absolutely true! In Judaism the deity most honored and venerated is, in fact, the Holy Serpent. Continue reading The Holy Serpent of the Jews→
To communicate anything to a Goy (a Gentile, a non-Jew) about our religious relations would be equal to the killing of all Jews, for if the Goyim knew what we teach about them, they would kill us openly.
-Babylonian Talmud, Sanhedrin 59a
If the truth offends, stop living the lie. Truth is necessary to understand and decide accordingly