Articles

Thank you for your interest in Messianic Apologetics. We have a wide selection of articles addressing many pertinent theological and spiritual topics which matter to Messianic people.

Articles are broadly listed in alphabetical order.


A

A Light to the Nations

A Low Hamartology

To Be Absent From the Body

An Identity Crisis

Another One Bites the Dust

Anti-Semitism in the Two-House Movement

Basic Messianic Apologetics

The Great Apostasy

What Are the Lord’s Appointed Times?

B

The Babylons of Revelation 17 & 18

The Breath of Life

C

Why We Should Celebrate Chanukah

Chanukah and Encountering Worldly Philosophies

The Importance of Chanukah

A Summarization of Chanukah Traditions

When Did “the Church” Begin?

Congregations Among Us

The Christmas Challenge

The State of Christology in Today’s Messianic Movement

Is Circumcision for Everyone?

The Quest for Credibility

D

Dispensationalism: Root Cause of Modern Antinomianism

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

Does the New Testament Annul the Biblical Appointments?

E

What is the Problem With Easter?

To Eat or Not to Eat?

The End-Times: What Should We Expect?

Are We Really Ready for the End-Times?

English Bible Versions and Today’s Messianic Movement

The Biblical, Rebellious Legacy of the Northern Kingdom of Ephraim

Ezekiel 37:15-28: Have the Two Sticks Been Reunited?

F

The Faithfulness of Yeshua the Messiah

Falling Into Trial

Fifty Evidences for What?

The Forgotten Past

G

The Three Silver Bullets for Understanding Galatians

Galatians 3:23-24: Are Messianic Youth Properly Trained in the Torah and All of the Scriptures?

Galatians 3:28: Biblical Equality and Today’s Messianic Movement

What About “the Gentiles“?

Can We Trust the Greek Scriptures?

H

A Messianic Perspective on Halloween

The Hastening of Righteousness

Have You Met My Friend, “Truth”?

Is the Hebrew Matthew an Authentic Document?

The Hebrew New Testament Misunderstanding

Why Hell Must Be Eternal

The Role of History in Messianic Biblical Interpretation

The Work of the Holy Spirit: Perfection of the Heart

The Work of the Holy Spirit: Perfection of the Mind

I

Introducing the Biblical Appointments

Are Non-Jewish Believers Really a Part of Israel? – Part 1

Are Non-Jewish Believers Really a Part of Israel? – Part 2

J

Jumpin’ Junia(s)

K

Being Realistic About Kosher

Biblically Kosher? Rabbinic Kosher?

Is Eating Kosher Really Healthier?

Our Family Experiences Going Kosher

A Summarization of Jewish Kosher Traditions

How Do We Properly Keep Kosher?

M

The Impact of the Maccabees on First Century Judaism

What is the Mark of the Beast?

Matthew 5:17-19: Has the Law Been Fulfilled?

Genesis 9:3-7: Why Meat?

The Significance of the Messiah Event

Is Messiah the Termination of the Torah?

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

Introduction to Things Messianic

Ephesians 4:29: How Are Messianics to Properly Communicate?

Considering Messianic Jewish Fears of Replacement and Irrelevance

Adopting a Messianic Lifestyle

How Are We to Live as Modern Messianics?

The Effect of Mysticism and Gnosticism on the Messianic Movement

Encountering Mythology: A Case Study from the Flood Narratives

N

What is the New Covenant?

O

Sadducees, Pharisees, and the Controversy of Counting the Omer

Approaching One Law Controversies: Sorting Through the Legalism

P

Is the Story of Yeshua Pagan?

A Summarization of Passover Traditions

You Want to be a Pharisee

Is God’s Purpose Bigger?

Is Polygamy for Today? The Case Against Polygamy

The Top Reasons People Believe in the Pre-Trib Rapture

A Summarization of Purim Traditions

Purim, Haman, and Anti-Semitism

Q

Questionable Authority

R

Messianic Believers and Religious Symbols

The Certainty of the Resurrection (planned)

A Restoration of Israel–Without the Jews?

S

How Did We Lose the Sabbath?

Sacred Name Concerns

What is Salvation?

The Assurance of Our Salvation

Romans 1:18-25: Is Salvation Only Available for those who Profess Faith in Yeshua?

Being Realistic About Shabbat

How Do We Properly Keep Shabbat?

A Summarization of Jewish Shabbat Traditions

Today’s Messianic People and Shabbat: Moving Beyond “Saturday Church”

Our Weekly Shabbat

What Does the Shema Really Mean?

Matthew 23:2-3: Who Sits in the Seat of Moses?

The Last Seder and Yeshua’s Passover Chronology

Skewing the Basic Facts of Scripture

The Song of Moses and God’s Mission for His People

The Responsibility of the Sower

A Summarization of Shavuot Traditions

Getting Beyond Strong’s Concordance

A Summarization of Sukkot Traditions

Is Sunday “the Lord’s Day”?

T

Is Being “Taken” Always a Good Thing?

The Third Commandment and the Divine Name

Torah As Constitution

Addressing the Frequently Avoided Issues Messianic Encounter in the Torah

Micah 4:1-3; Isaiah 2:2-4: “The Torah Will Go Forth From Zion”

Approaching Two-House Controversies

Cross-Examining the Two-House Teaching

U

What Does “Under the Law” Really Mean?

What Does “Under the Law” Really Mean?–A Further Study

The Top Ten Urban Myths of Today’s Messianic Movement

W

The Waters of Immersion

What Are “Works of the Law”?

Y

A Summarization of Yom Kippur Traditions

A Summarization of Yom Teruah/Rosh HaShanah Traditions