Who Is Israel? Episode 3 – From Rome to Now

Who Is Israel? Episodes 1-4 Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 4 Here’s the transcript for Who Is Israel? Episode 3. Please excuse the less than perfect wording and format. In Episode 2, we talked about the division of Israel into two kingdoms after Solomon’s death, the destruction and dispersions of Judah and Ephraim into …

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Out of the Poverty of the Heart…

Leviticus 13-14, in the Torah portions called Tazria and Metsora, describes the process for diagnosing, treating, and cleansing of a disease called tzaraat. (Most English Bibles translate this word as “leprosy”, but that’s incorrect since the Biblical condition doesn’t really align with what we know of as leprosy or Hansen’s Disease.) Levitics 14:2 says “This …

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