New book! Reading the Bible with Rabbi Jesus

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Bargain Books for My Friends in Study

Studying the Scriptures is better done with friends rather than alone. Jesus said “Where ever two or three are gathered in my name, there I am among you (Mt. 18:20).” I posted an article about this a few months ago.

How can I encourage my readers to study together? How about making multiple copies of my books a bargain?

 

Why are there so many spellings of Hanukkah?

Hanukkah is being celebrated right now, and one of the first questions people ask is why there are so many different spellings. Which is the real, correct spelling?

If you want to know the truth, here it is:

I know, I know, seeing a Hebrew word is unsatisfying. ּּBut the true, “correct” spelling of the word is in Hebrew, and it’s het-nun-vav-kaf-heh.

That’s actually the answer to why there are so many spellings.