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God's Forever Name

Exodus 3-4

Adonai said, “I have seen how my people are being oppressed in Egypt and heard their cry for release from their slavemasters, because I… 928 more words

Hebrew Words/letters

Four Faces: The Man

The last blog post was a bit of an introduction to a topic that is very dear to my heart. I’m still not sure I have the words to articulate it but I want to go a bit deeper and share some more about the four faces of God. 1,226 more words

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Hodu l'YHVH and Thanksgiving

Psalm 118:1 Give thanks to YHVH; for he is good, for his grace continues forever.

Psalm 118:1 Hodu l’YHVH ki tov ki le’olam chasdo.

As Americans, Thanksgiving is an important holiday in our culture.  370 more words

Israel

I Never Thought I Would Do This

After five dedicated years of growing out my hair, I’ve chopped it off. I’d dreamed of this moment a few months back. Except it wasn’t a dream, but a nightmare. 797 more words

Story

VaYetze (He went out)

  • Torah – Genesis 28:10–32:3
  • Haftarah – Hosea 12:12–14:10
  • Apostolic – John 1:19–51

In last week’s parashah we saw how Jacob (under the direction of his mother) successfully supplanted his twin brother Esau by tricking his father Isaac into giving him the blessing that Isaac actually intended to give to Esau. 1,140 more words

Torah

Be Holy as I Am Holy

Have You Every Wondered What it Means To Be Holy?

“for it is written: “Be Holy, because I Am holy.” 1 Peter 1:16

“For it is written,” a quote from the original Hebrew, holds the meaning of the word Holy. 562 more words

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Chayei Sarah (Life of Sarah)

As usual below you will find the weekly reading for this weeks parshah, which for your reference, can also be found on www.virtualhousechurch.com/biblestudies/. For your entertainment I have also included the video done by Parsha in 60 seconds for this week, and as usual, the teaching done last year by JP at… 260 more words

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