Composition of the Book of Hosea

17 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 755-715 B.C.E. (Right, conservative-moderate); 700s-600s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: impending calamity on the Northern Kingdom via Assyria Author(s): Hosea and/or a close associate (Right, conservative-moderate); followers of Hosea, writers and editors (Left) […]

Approaching Two-House Controversies

17 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 29 AUGUST, 2016 reproduced from Israel in Future Prophecy In our day, a wide number of non-Jewish Believers, in significant numbers, have chosen to address what many throughout religious history have called, “the Ten Lost Tribes” of Israel […]

Kabbalah – 16 October, 2018

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Our Messianic congregation has some people studying Jewish mysticism and the Kabbalah. Some people are really into it, and it really upsets some other people. Do you have anything that can help us? The Effect of Mysticism and Gnosticism on […]

Kabbalah

16 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST UPDATED 10 APRIL, 2013 What is your opinion of the Jewish Kabbalah? Throughout the 1990s and into the 2000s, references to Jewish mysticism, Kabbalah, and associated writings like the Zohar or Sefer Yetzirah, largely remained contained to the […]

A Flat Earth? – 09 August, 2016

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Messianic Apologetics editor J.K. McKee discusses the social media phenomenon all over Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and hundreds of memes supporting the idea that Planet Earth is a flat disk. While affirming the verifiable scientific position of Planet Earth as a […]

The End-Times: What Should We Expect?

14 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST REVISED EDITION ORIGINALLY POSTED 12 MAY, 2004 reproduced from Introduction to Things Messianic When a person becomes a new Believer in Yeshua the Messiah (Jesus Christ) and embarks into his or her own study of the Scriptures, the individual […]

The Great Apostasy

14 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 1

PDF PODCAST ORIGINALLY POSTED 07 AUGUST, 2008 reproduced from When Will the Messiah Return? Thinking about or contemplating the topic of apostasy is not necessarily the most positive thing that someone could be doing. The Biblical and historical record both indicate […]

Basic Messianic Apologetics

13 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST ORIGINALLY POSTED 01 DECEMBER, 2003 reproduced from Introduction to Things Messianic College is supposed to be a time of great anticipation, growth, and change for a young adult. Many people enter college and believe that the four years they […]

A Low Hamartology

13 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 1

PDF PODCAST POSTED 13 SEPTEMBER, 2009 reproduced from the Messianic Torah Helper What is the problem with holding to a low theology of sin (hamartology), and how do we see this problem fixed? I had a very interesting dream the other […]

Messiahship Update – 12 October, 2018

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Messianic Apologetics editor J.K. McKee provides an update on his ongoing research on the Messiahship of Yeshua. What has been witnessed thusfar among some of those engaged with the arguments of Jewish anti-missionaries who oppose the Messiahship of Yeshua? What […]

Composition of the Book of Ezekiel

10 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 593-573 B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate); 500s-300s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: hopeless Judah in exile Author(s): Ezekiel (Right; some conservative-moderate); Ezekiel and/or additional editors (some conservative-moderate); Ezekiel and/or anonymous […]

Joel 3:11-13 – The Lord as Supreme Judge

8 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 03 NOVEMBER, 2017 “Hasten and come, all you surrounding nations, and gather yourselves there. Bring down, O LORD, Your mighty ones. Let the nations be aroused and come up to the valley of Jehoshaphat, for there I […]

Genesis 9:3-7: Why Meat?

7 October, 2018 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 […]

Death, as an unconscious sleep

6 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 29 MARCH, 2011 Death is described as a sleep in the Bible. Would this not imply complete unconsciousness until the resurrection? Those who advocate a conscious, disembodied, post-mortem state for the deceased between death and the resurrection, […]

Image of God, Rulership

6 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 29 MARCH, 2011 Is it not true that the image of God placed upon humans is just the capacity to rule Planet Earth? No Bible reader can deny that the human race, different from all other creatures […]

Messiahship Update – 05 October, 2018

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Messianic Apologetics editor J.K. McKee provides an update on his ongoing research on the Messiahship of Yeshua. How important is this project? How do we properly employ previous writings, such as the famed Jewish Objections to Jesus series? CONTACT US

Celibacy

3 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 27 OCTOBER, 2015 I am very concerned about the wide number of Messianic men and women I see in their twenties and thirties (and even forties) who are unmarried. What are they going to do if they […]

Composition of the Book of Jeremiah

3 October, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 600s-500s B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate); 500s-300s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: the Southern Kingdom before and immediately after the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem Author: Jeremiah and/or Baruch (Right; some […]

Heresy, Heretic

30 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 26 NOVEMBER, 2006 I have been told that because I am Messianic and Torah observant that I am a heretic. How do I respond to this claim? Heresy is a term that can be used by one […]

Sabbath Violation, Alleged by Yeshua

29 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 19 FEBRUARY, 2006 How do you respond to the various claims that Yeshua broke the Sabbath? Some Christians are of the position that our Messiah Yeshua, the sinless Lamb of God and perfect sacrifice for our sin, […]

Nephilim

29 September, 2018 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 […]

Composition of the Book of Isaiah

26 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 23 OCTOBER, 2017 Approximate date: 700s B.C.E. (Right, some conservative-moderate); 500s B.C.E. (some conservative-moderate); 500s-300s B.C.E. (Left) Time period: the Southern Kingdom of Judah preparing to see the Northern Kingdom of Israel/Ephraim fall to Assyria Prophet/author(s): Isaiah […]

Two-House Teaching – 25 September, 2018

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I am looking for some information on how to approach the whole controversy known as the “Two-House teaching.” FAQ – Two-House Teaching: http://messianicapologetics.net/archives/10049 Approaching Two-House Controversies: http://messianicapologetics.net/archives/10056 Cross-Examining the Two-House Teaching: http://messianicapologetics.net/archives/10413 Ezekiel 37:15-28: Have the Two Sticks Been Reunited?: […]

Sukkot

23 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 13 OCTOBER, 2008 How do I celebrate the Feast of Tabernacles? My Messianic fellowship is going away to a large gathering of thousands of people and I cannot get off work. One of the instructions regarding Sukkot […]

A Summarization of Sukkot Traditions

23 September, 2018 J.K. McKee 0

PDF PODCAST POSTED 07 AUGUST, 2017 reproduced from the Messianic Fall Holiday Helper The festival of Sukkot or Tabernacles (also commonly called Booths) begins on 15 Tishri and is intended to commemorate the time that the Ancient Israelites spent in the […]

Resurrection, Late Belief

20 September, 2018 messianicapologetics 0

PDF PODCAST UPDATED 20 SEPTEMBER, 2018 Is it, or is it not, true, that the doctrine of resurrection developed rather late in Judaism? Some passages of the Tanach could be read from the vantage point that there is to be […]