Conspiracy Theories

21 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

I have seen some prophetic end-time websites, some of which are Messianic, which advocate various conspiracy theories regarding groups like the Illuminati or Freemasons. What do you think of these theories? Is there any merit to them? Click here for […]

Communion

21 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Do you think that Messianic congregations should practice communion with bread and wine on a regular basis? I have noticed that some do, and some do not. Click here for the complete version of “Communion”

Colossians 2:14

21 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

How can you say that the Law of Moses is still to be followed by Christians today, when it is quite clear that the Law was nailed to the cross of Christ? Click here for the complete version “Colossians 2:14”

Cock/Rooster Crowing

21 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

I heard a Messianic teaching which advocated that it was not a “cock” or “rooster” crowing, which was supposed to make a noise after Peter denied Yeshua, but rather a Temple-crier functioning in his duties. This was used to support […]

Are Non-Jewish Believers Really a Part of Israel?

20 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00348_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_1.mp3 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00349_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_2.mp3 PODCAST – PART 3 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00350_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_3.mp3 PODCAST – PART 4 http://messianicapologetics.net/public_html/audio/00351_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_4.mp3 PODCAST – PART 5 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00352_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_5.mp3 PODCAST – PART 6 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00353_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_6.mp3 PODCAST – PART 7 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00354_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_7.mp3 PODCAST – PART 8 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00355_Are_Non-Jewish_Believers_Really_a_Part_of_Israel_Part_8.mp3 […]

Circumcision

18 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Do you believe that males should be circumcised? Click here for the complete version of “Circumcision”

Church, word of pagan origin

18 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

I have heard that the English word “church” is of pagan origins. Is there any substantiation to support this? Click here for the complete version of “Church, word of pagan origin”

Church, missing after Revelation 4:1

18 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

As post-tribulationists, how do you respond to the fact that the word “church” does not appear after Revelation 4:1? This means that the Church is missing and has been raptured to Heaven. Click here for the complete version of “Church, […]

Church Fathers

18 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What is your opinion of the writings of the “Church Fathers”? Click here for the complete version of “Church Fathers”

Christmas, Dinner

18 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Should I attend Christmas dinner with my extended family? Click here for the complete version of “Christmas, Dinner”

Christmas

18 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 2

Do you celebrate it? Click here for the complete version of “Christmas”

Christians who do not keep Torah

17 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Are Christian people who do not keep Torah hopelessly lost? I notice that your ministry freely, and sometimes liberally, quotes Christian Bible scholars. There are a great number of people in the Hebrew Roots movement who think that they have […]

Christian Scholars

17 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Why does today’s Messianic movement generally frown on the works of Christian Biblical scholarship? Click here for the complete version of “Christian Scholars”

Christian, Title

17 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Is it true that the early Believers did not call themselves “Christians”? Click here for the complete version of “Christian, Title”

Cheese, Kosher

16 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What is the whole issue of eating cheese that is “kosher”? One set of opinions I read says that most processed cheese is not kosher, and another set of opinions says most processed cheese is just fine. Click here for […]

Chanukah, Nine-Branched Menorah

16 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Why is there a nine-branched menorah used for Chanukah, when there was a seven-branched menorah used in the Temple? Click here for the complete version of “Chanukah, Nine-Branched Menorah”

Chanukah, Eight Days of Oil

16 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Where can I find information about the menorah being lit for eight days, on one cruse of oil, following the Maccabees’ rededication of the Temple? Click here for the complete version of “Chanukah, Eight Days of Oil”

Chanukah, Celebrated instead of Sukkot

16 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What can you tell me about the Feast of Dedication being celebrated in place of Sukkot by the Maccabees when they rededicated the Temple? Click here for the complete version of “Chanukah, Celebrated instead of Sukkot”

Is the Story of Yeshua Pagan?

15 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

ORIGINALLY POSTED 26 SEPTEMBER, 2005 Yeshua the Messiah issues a very strong warning to His followers in Matthew 12:35-37. He says, “The good man brings out of his good treasure what is good; and the evil man brings out of […]

Answering the “Frequently Avoided Questions” About the Messiahship of Yeshua

15 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00590_Answering_the_Frequently_Avoided_Questions_About_the_Messiahship_of_Yeshua_Part_1.mp3 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00591_Answering_the_Frequently_Avoided_Questions_About_the_Messiahship_of_Yeshua_Part_2.mp3 PODCAST – PART 3 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00604_Answering_the_Frequently_Avoided_Questions_About_the_Messiahship_of_Yeshua_Part_3.mp3 ORIGINALLY POSTED 16 OCTOBER, 2007 The Messianic community of faith presently finds itself at a very serious crossroads, not just a crossroads in determining its […]

Chanukah, Actions of Antiochus

15 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

In what way did Antiochus Epiphanes commit the “Abomination of Desolation”? I thought this was a future event. Click here for the complete version of “Chanukah, Actions of Antiochus”

B’rit Chadashah

15 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Why do you not call the New Testament the B’rit Chadashah as some other Messianics do? Click here for the complete version of “B’rit Chadashah”

Jumpin’ Junia(s)!

14 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 08 DECEMBER, 2008 It is doubtful that many of you have read Romans 16 recently. The content of Romans 16 is fresh in my mind as I had to deliver a class presentation on this text Thursday morning. Most […]

Introducing the Biblical Appointments

14 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 25 OCTOBER, 2016 Why are holidays important? A holiday, as we call it in English, is defined by The American Heritage Dictionary as “A day on which custom or the law dictates a halt to ordinary business to commemorate […]

Breath of Life, humans and animals

14 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

If humans and animals have the “breath of life,” would it not seem logical that both experience the same kind of death? Click here for the complete version of “Breath of Life, humans and animals”

Birth of Yeshua

14 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

When should Messianic Believers remember Yeshua’s birth? Click here for the complete version of “Birth of Yeshua”

Birth Control

14 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Do you believe it is wrong for Messianic Believers to practice birth control? Click here for the complete version of “Birth Control”

The Forgotten Past

11 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

reproduced from the December 2014 issue of Outreach Israel News 2014 is an important year for many across the world, as many people—principally in Europe, the United Kingdom, and British Commonwealth countries—are remembering the centennial or centenary of The Great […]

Fifty Evidences for What?

11 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 http://messianicapologetics.net/wp-content/uploads/audio_media/00529_Fifty_Evidences_for_What_1-11.mp3 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/wp-content/uploads/audio_media/00530_Fifty_Evidences_for_What_12-19.mp3 PODCAST – PART 3 http://messianicapologetics.net/wp-content/uploads/audio_media/00531_Fifty_Evidences_for_What_20-28.mp3 PODCAST – PART 4 http://messianicapologetics.net/wp-content/uploads/audio_media/00532_Fifty_Evidences_for_What_29-37.mp3 PODCAST – PART 5 http://messianicapologetics.net/wp-content/uploads/audio_media/00533_Fifty_Evidences_for_What_38-50.mp3 POSTED 12 APRIL, 2017 The reasons we have just provided in the previous chapter are […]

Biblical Faith, a Judaism

11 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

I am a non-Jewish person involved in the Messianic movement. I get a little nervous when I see some Messianic Jews talk about how Biblical faith is Judaism. Do you think that Biblical faith is Judaism? Click here for the […]

Biblical Calendar

11 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What is your opinion with the various calendar issues that seem to be dividing the Messianic community? Click here for the complete version of “Biblical Calendar”

Bible Versions, Messianic

11 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

I have seen a variety of Messianic Bible versions on the market. Is there any particular one that you recommend? What is your opinion of them? Click here for the complete version of “Bible Versions, Messianic”

Are We Really Ready for the End-Times?

10 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

ORIGINALLY POSTED 07 MAY, 2007 It is not uncommon at all in today’s Messianic community to hear about what God is doing in “these Last Days” or “these end-times.” I myself will admit to having used this phrase many times, […]

Does the New Testament Annul the Biblical Appointments?

10 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00630_Does_the_New_Testament_Annul_the_Biblical_Appointments_Part_1.mp3 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00631_Does_the_New_Testament_Annul_the_Biblical_Appointments_Part_2.mp3 PODCAST – PART 3 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00632_Does_the_New_Testament_Annul_the_Biblical_Appointments_Part_3.mp3 ORIGINALLY POSTED 28 SEPTEMBER, 2005 We as Messianic Believers need to lament over the fact that most of our Christian brothers and sisters do not […]

Bible Versions

10 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Is there any specific Bible version that you recommend that I use? I am new to the Messianic movement. Click here for the complete version of “Bible Versions”

Beards

10 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Do you believe that men should wear beards? Click here for the complete version of “Beards”

Babylon

10 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What do you think end-time Babylon is? Click here for the complete version of “Babylon”

Aramaic Peshitta

10 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What is your opinion of the Aramaic Peshitta New Testament? Do you think that the Peshitta New Testament might be more original than the Greek New Testament? Click here for the complete version of “Aramaic Peshitta”

The Quest for Credibility

9 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

ORIGINALLY POSTED 01 SEPTEMBER, 2004 In the history of our faith, whenever the Lord has revealed something new to His people, or a forgotten truth has been restored, the enemy has always been present to derail or deter it. This […]

Apocrypha, Versions of

9 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 01 JANUARY, 2006 I know that the Apocrypha is not considered canonical Scripture by Jews or Protestants, but I am interested in finding a suitable modern English translation to use for reference. Which one(s) can you recommend? […]

Apocrypha

9 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What is your position concerning the Apocrypha? Click here for the complete version of “Apocrypha”

Anti-Semitism, Luther

9 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

What can you tell me about the anti-Semitism of Martin Luther? Is it true that Luther said some ungodly things about the Jewish people, actually having advocated violence against them? Click here for the complete version of “Anti-Semitism, Luther”

The Assurance of Our Salvation

8 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

ORIGINALLY POSTED 01 March, 2004 People investigate the Messianic movement and their Hebraic Roots for an entire host of reasons. People who enter into the Messianic movement do so because they are seeking God’s truth, and they are seeking to […]

Chanukah and Encountering Worldly Philosophies

8 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

POSTED 14 DECEMBER, 2016 One of the responsibilities of any Bible teacher is to bridge the gulf that exists between Scripture passages given in an ancient historical context, and providing practical application for those living in the Twenty-First Century. Human […]

Antimessiah/Antichrist

8 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST UPDATED 17 APRIL, 2006 Who do you think the antimessiah/antichrist is? We believe that the man of lawlessness will be of Roman ancestry considering that the prophecy of Daniel 9:26 speaks of “the people of the prince who […]

Alef-Tav, Yeshua as the

8 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

In what way is Yeshua the Messiah the Alef and the Tav? Some interesting teachings circulate around the Messianic movement about the first and last Hebrew letters, and their association with Yeshua. Click here for the complete version of “Alef-Tav, […]

Acts 15:19-21

7 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00318_Acts_15_19-20.mp3 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00319_Acts_15_21.mp3 How are today’s Messianic people to approach the Apostolic decree of Acts 15:19-21? Specifically, I really need help in applying v. 21, “For Moses from ancient generations has in every […]

Anti-Semitism in the Two-House Movement

7 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PODCAST – PART 1 PODCAST – PART 2 http://messianicapologetics.net/audio/00343_Anti-Semitism_in_the_Two-House_Movement_Part_B.mp3 POSTED 17 MAY, 2015 Anti-Semitism or anti-Judaism is a significant crime, with devastating prejudices and a poisonous ideology, which has been present in our world since long before the time of […]

Afterlife, negates significance of death

7 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Is it not true that an afterlife in Heaven before the resurrection, would subtract from the significance of death? Click here for the complete version of “Afterlife, negates significance of death”

Afterlife, negates need for resurrection

7 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

Going to Heaven makes no sense in light of the doctrine of resurrection. What is the point of the future resurrection if Believers just go to Heaven when they die? Click here for the complete version of “Afterlife, negates need […]

Acts 8:27, 36, 38

7 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

I have heard that it would be improper to view the Ethiopian whom Philip encountered in Acts 8 as a “eunuch,” and instead should think of him as a “believer” from the Aramaic Peshitta, given how the Torah prohibits a […]

Abomination of Desolation

7 August, 2017 J.K. McKee 2

What do you believe the Abomination of Desolation will be? Do you believe the Temple will be rebuilt? Click here to read the complete version of “Abomination of Desolation”