Old Testament

Jose Saramago – Bible a “handbook of bad morals”

Speaking at the launch of his new book “Cain”, Jose Saramago, who won the 1998 Nobel Prize for Literature, said

John Chrysostom

Chrysostom “On The Obscurity Of The Old Testament”

Yet, Chrysostom also allows for the human element in the development of the text. Interestingly, he seems to assume that


Time with Nehemiah – A Prayer to the God of Heaven

Just when you thought everything was going to be easy – Nehemiah went to the King, the most powerful king


Jeremiah 3.1-5: Thoughts on Israel's Divorce

Would not that land be greatly polluted? But you have played the harlot with many lovers; Yet return to Me,”

Old Testament

Esther as 'a tale of 2 feasts'

Jeff Lacine at 2 mites has an interesting post on Esther, which seems to be a small topic on the


The Eruv Rav

The Eruv Rav.


Temple temptations

Israel | Temple temptations | Economist.com. Temple temptations Aug 14th 2008 | JERUSALEM From The Economist print edition The issue



For all of the Protestants dismissal of baptism as necessary to salvation, there are great many people that actually it