Solar Eclipse – a Sign and a Wonder

It seems a truly remarkable “coincidence” that despite the sun being 400 times larger than the moon, they appear to be EXACTLY the same size from this planet - but only from this planet, rather interestingly. Almost as if it was designed…

Why Bother Reading the Lists in the Bible?

You don’t have to go far in either the Hebrew Scriptures or the New Testament before you hit them - those lists of unpronounceable names! The lists and genealogies in the Bible have been a source of much consternation (and sometimes…

Jewish Comicbook Superheroes and the Messiah

Will Eisner was a Jewish artist who skillfully crafted books using cartoon-style pictures to tell a story. He is known as the father of ‘Graphic Novels’ which are entire books where each page is full of pictures, like a comic book, but with…

The Revolution of Pentecost

Pentecost (the word "pente" relates to the 50 days counted since Passover) is also known in Israel as Shavuot, the Feast of Weeks. Pentecost was the event when the Holy Spirit was poured out, and made available to all flesh, as God promised…