TorahScope: V’yechi

16 December, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

V’yechi He lived Genesis 47:28-50:26 1 Kings 2:1-12 “Vowed to the Land” by Mark Huey While reading through V’yechi this week, the following words delivered by the Patriarch Jacob really stuck out at me: “Then Jacob said to Joseph, ‘God Almighty appeared to me at Luz in the land of […]

TorahScope: V’yigash

12 December, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

V’yigash Judah and Joseph Reconciled Genesis 44:18-47:27 Ezekiel 37:15-28 “He approached” by Mark Huey In this week’s Torah reading, we see how Joseph encounters his brothers, who must come to Egypt to purchase provisions. He explains to them that what they intended for evil by selling him into slavery, God […]

TorahScope: Mikkeitz

5 December, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Mikkeitz At the end Genesis 41:1-44:17 1 Kings 3:15-4:1 “To Him Be the Glory” by Mark Huey This week’s parashah includes a very important verse that should immediately focus our attention on what God was accomplishing through the life of Joseph, when he is asked to interpret the dreams that […]

TorahScope: V’yeishev

28 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

V’yeishev He continued living Genesis 37:1-40:23 Amos 2:6-3:8 “Sovereign Choices” by Mark Huey Sometimes during the course of Torah reflection, the Lord will use whatever the weekly parashah is to really force you to consider where you stand before Him. V’yeishev is just one of those readings, as the circumstances […]

TorahScope: V’yishlach

19 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

V’yishlach He sent Genesis 32:3-36:43 Hosea 11:7-12:12 (A) Obadiah 1:1-21 (S) “Silence of the Limping” by Mark Huey Once again, students of the Torah are challenged when meditating on our weekly portions, which I have found to contain a wealth of information to contemplate. When I sit down to write […]

TorahScope: V’yeitzei

13 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

V’yeitzei He went out Genesis 28:10-32:2 Hosea 12:12-14:10 (A); 11:7-12:12 (S) “Laban Laborers” by Mark Huey In this week’s Torah reading, we are given some important images regarding the personal character of the life of the Patriarch Jacob. In his early life, it can be easily detected that unlike Abraham […]

TorahScope: Toldot

6 November, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Toldot History Genesis 25:19-28:9 Malachi 1:1-2:7 “Moored to the Rock” by Mark Huey Our parashah for this week begins with the word, “Now these are the records of the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham became the father of Isaac” (Genesis 25:19). Just consider a few of the thoughts in […]

TorahScope: Chayei Sarah

31 October, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Chayei Sarah Sarah’s life Genesis 23:1-25:18 1 Kings 1:1-31 “Life and Death Matters” by Mark Huey This week, we begin our Torah reading with some very perplexing verses, “Now Sarah lived one hundred and twenty-seven years; these were the years of the life of Sarah. Sarah died in Kiriath-arba (that […]

TorahScope: V’yeira

24 October, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

V’yeira He appeared Genesis 18:1-22:24 2 Kings 4:1-37 (A); 4:1-23 (S) “A Faith that Works” by Mark Huey Some extremely important words are witnessed in our Torah reading for this week: “Then the angel of the LORD called to Abraham a second time from heaven, and said, ‘By Myself I […]

TorahScope: Lekh-Lekha

14 October, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Lekh-Lekha Get yourself out Genesis 12:1-17:27 Isaiah 40:27-41:16 “Trials, Faith, and Blessings” by Mark Huey Our Torah portion for this week, Lekh-Lekha, begins with some very important words, which will guide a great deal of the Biblical story and narrative from this point onward: “Now the LORD said to Abram, […]

TorahScope: Noach

7 October, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Noach Noah Genesis 6:9-11:32 Isaiah 54:1-55:5 (A); 54:1-10 (S) “Walking by Faith” by Mark Huey The second Torah portion begins with the words, “These are the records of the generations of Noah. Noah was a righteous man, blameless in his time; Noah walked with God” (Genesis 6:9). The first two […]

TorahScope: Bereisheet

30 September, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

Bereisheet In the Beginning Genesis 1:1-6:8 Isaiah 42:5-43:10 (A); 42:5-21 (S) “Let There Be Light” by Mark Huey The Bible begins with words that we are all too familiar with, “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was formless and void, and darkness was over […]