We live in a time when “tolerance,” “diversity” and “inclusivity” are considered by many cultural virtues that supersede all others. This popular relativist notion disregards something far more important: Truth. Yet, and to borrow from Pontius Pilate, “What is truth?” Jesus is truth. Either that or, as C.S. Lewis famously observed, He is a liar, a lunatic or the “Devil of Hell” himself. Christ was … Continue reading Yes, Jesus is Your Only Hope
Many assume when God created the Sun and the Moon that He did so for light, heat, gravity, and other natural mechanisms. While those facts seem obvious, when looking at Genesis 1:14, we learn of four other purposes behind why the lights in the heavens were created and placed where they are. The Bible says these are for “signs,” “seasons,” “days,” and “years.” The … Continue reading ZENITH 2016 Did Something Begin In 2012… That Will Zenith In 2016?
Acharei Mot (After the death) Leviticus 16:1-18:30 Ezekiel 22:1-19 (A); 22:1-16 (S) “Blood Life” Just like the double Torah portions of Tazria-Metzora (Leviticus 12:1-15:33) that are separated for leap year readings, Acharei Mot is usually coupled with the following portion, Kedoshim (Leviticus 19:1-20:27). Our selection for this week starts out with describing the meticulous requirements the high priest is to perform on the Day of … Continue reading This Weeks Torah Portion – “Blood Life” – Acharei Mot (After the death) – April 19,2013