Composition of the Book of Genesis

18 July, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 1440-1400 B.C.E. (Right); 1300-1200 B.C.E. (conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: the Creation of the world to Israel in Egypt Author: Moses exclusively (Right); Moses, Joshua, and later editors (conservative-moderate); compiled traditions […]

TorahScope: V’yechi

25 December, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

V’yechi He lived Genesis 47:28-50:26 1 Kings 2:1-12 “Blessing Israel” by Mark Huey This week, the final parashah for the Book of Genesis is studied, as the period of the Patriarchs and details about the unique family chosen by God […]

TorahScope: V’yigash

19 December, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

V’yigash He approached Genesis 44:18-47:27 Ezekiel 37:15-28 “Positioning for Restoration” by Mark Huey This week in V’yigash, the sons of Jacob/Israel finally experience a restoration of their familial relationship, after years of being estranged from their brother Joseph. For the […]

TorahScope: Mikkeitz

10 December, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

Mikkeitz At the end Genesis 41:1-44:17 1 Kings 3:15-4:1 “God Honors Faith” by Mark Huey Mikkeitz, which is being considered as the Torah portion for this week, continues the narrative about the life of Joseph in Egypt. Joseph finally realized […]

Genesis 9:3-7: Why Meat?

6 December, 2017 J.K. McKee 1

PDF PODCAST ORIGINALLY POSTED 01 FEBRUARY, 2009 GENESIS 9:3-7 – ENGLISH Every moving thing that is alive shall be food for you; I give all to you, as I gave the green plant. Only you shall not eat flesh with […]

TorahScope: V’yeishev

3 December, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

V’yeishev He continued living Genesis 37:1-40:23 Amos 2:6-3:8 “A Dream-Based Faith” by Mark Huey The testimonies of the lives of Abraham’s descendants continue this week in our Torah reading, as V’yeishev turns from a considerable focus on the Patriarch Jacob, […]

TorahScope: V’yishlach

25 November, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

V’yishlach He sent Genesis 32:3-36:43 Hosea 11:7-12:12 (A) Obadiah 1:1-21 (S) “A Wrestling Faith” by Mark Huey This week, our Torah portion Vayishlach continues the saga of Jacob’s life, as he learned to depend upon and have faith in the […]

TorahScope: V’yeitzei

20 November, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

V’yeitzei He went out Genesis 28:10-32:2 Hosea 12:12-14:10 (A); 11:7-12:12 (S) “Jacob’s Maturing Faith” by Mark Huey Torah students should realize that after the first 11 chapters of Genesis record a wide swath of human history, from the Creation to […]

TorahScope: Toldot

12 November, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

Toldot History Genesis 25:19-28:9 Malachi 1:1-2:7 “Generational Faith” by Mark Huey By the time Torah students arrive at the sixth parashah of Genesis, Toldot, it should be obvious the Holy One is determined to communicate the efficacy and blessing of […]

TorahScope: Chayei Sarah

6 November, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

Chayei Sarah Sarah’s Life Genesis 23:1-25:18 1 Kings 1:1-31 “Abraham’s Distinctive Faith” by Mark Huey The recorded testimonies of the life of Abraham and Sarah come to a close in this week’s parashah, Chayei Sarah. Our reading begins with a […]

TorahScope: V’yeira

30 October, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

V’yeira He appeared Genesis 18:1-22:24 2 Kings 4:1-37 (A); 4:1-23 (S) “Testing Abraham’s Faith” by Mark Huey By the time our Torah examination turns to V’yeira, readers find that the life of Abraham, and his personal trials, are mounting. Having […]

TorahScope: Lekh-Lekha

23 October, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

Lekh-Lekha Get yourself out Genesis 12:1-17:27 Isaiah 40:27-41:16 “The Father of Faith” by Mark Huey By the time one turns to the third Torah reading, Lekh-Lekha, the recorded story of humanity indicates how the Almighty God has had direct contact […]

TorahScope: Noach

16 October, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

Noach Noah Genesis 6:9-11:32 Isaiah 54:1-55:5 (A); 54:1-10 (S) “A Resting Faith” by Mark Huey Perhaps one of the most compelling testimonies of faith and belief in God, witnessed from the opening chapters of Genesis, is the life of Noah. […]

TorahScope: Bereisheet

9 October, 2017 messianicapologetics 0

Bereisheet In the Beginning Genesis 1:1-6:8 Isaiah 42:5-43:10 (A); 42:5-21 (S) “Torah and Faith” by Mark Huey One of the many blessings bestowed upon people, within the Messianic community of faith, is the annual opportunity to return to a study […]


15 September, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST UPDATED 14 OCTOBER, 2015 Who do you believe that the Nephilim of Genesis 6 were? Do you believe that these were fallen angels who had sexual relations with human females? There is no question that Genesis 6:1-4 is […]

Genesis 5, 11 Genealogies

8 September, 2017 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 16 APRIL, 2008 I have heard that there is some kind of controversy concerning the genealogical lists of Genesis 5 and 11. Can you explain this? Whether one realizes it or not, the genealogical lists of the […]