BeMidbar – The Firstborn Son

Posted on May 28, 2017

Rick Ortiz shares from the Torah portion, BeMidbar, highlighting God’s separation of the firstborn sons,  choosing of the Levites to replace the firstborns, and how the commanded redemption of the firstborns is connected to the Creator’s threat to Pharaoh about releasing Israel, His firstborn son, or He would kill all the firstborn sons of Egypt. BeMidbar - The Firstborn Son [ 18:25 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Passover 6 – Idolatry

Posted on May 21, 2017

R. Paul Falk continues the series on Passover and specifically on purging out the leaven from our lives, which often takes the form of idolatry in ways that we many not recognize. He also shows from Leviticus how the Father removes this leaven when we do not.     Passover 6 - Idolotry [ 26:41 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Emor – The Name

Posted on May 14, 2017

Patrick Shannon analyzes the story of the man that is stoned to death by for blaspheming the name of YHVH, starting from exactly what the name is, the elusive pronunciation, what it means to blaspheme or profane the name, and a central point revealed by the chiastic structure of the story.     Emor - The Name [ 29:18 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Passover 4 – My Body, My Blood

Posted on May 7, 2017

R. Paul Falk delves into the meaning of Yeshua’s mysterious charge to his disciples to eat his body, and to drink his blood. Though represented by bread and wine, this difficult-to-understand metaphor holds the key to having true life “in” Messiah. Many relevant passages are pieced together to finally understand what Yeshua meant by, “Unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in yourselves.” (John 6:53) Passover 4 - My Body, My Blood [ 33:33 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Tazria/Metzora – Leprosy and Slander

Posted on Apr 30, 2017

Patrick Shannon examines the Biblical terms translated to mean leprosy and shows scriptural links to the sin of slander, its source, and some interesting correlations as to how this insidious disease is destructive to the body.     Tazria/Metzora - Leprosy and Slander [ 25:24 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Shmini – FIRE

Posted on Apr 25, 2017

Rick Ortiz analyzes several instances of FIRE used in the tabernacle, such as the fire from YHVH which consumed Nadab and Abihu after they “brought strange fire,” and shares some interesting observations about fire throughout the scriptures.     Shmini - FIRE [ 19:16 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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