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Join Bible Scholar, Nehemia Gordon, as he uncovers ancient Hebrew sources of faith.

Join Bible Scholar, Nehemia Gordon, as he uncovers ancient Hebrew sources of faith.
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Join Bible Scholar, Nehemia Gordon, as he uncovers ancient Hebrew sources of faith.

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Prophet Pearls #53 – Ha’azinu (2 Samuel 22:1-51)

9/18/2018
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson discuss the Prophets portion for Haazinu, which covers 2 Samuel 22:1-51. As Gordon and Johnson compare this portion to its parallel in Psalm 18, we learn more about the … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #53 – Ha’azinu (2 Samuel 22:1-51) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:42:17

Torah Pearls #53 – Ha’azinu (Deuteronomy 32:1-32:52)

9/17/2018
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In this episode of The Original Torah Pearls, Ha’azinu (Deuteronomy 32), the song of Moses provides a lyrical backdrop for discussing the beauty and message of Moses’ last words to the people. Nehemia Gordon explains poetic structure and rhythm as well … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #53 – Ha’azinu (Deuteronomy 32:1-32:52) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:05:49:25

Hebrew Voices #2 – The Origin of Sin (Rebroadcast)

9/11/2018
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, Nehemia Gordon discusses with Dr. Miryam Brand the origin of sin and her book, Evil Within and Without: The Source of Sin and Its Nature as Portrayed in Second Temple Literature. Gordon keeps the gems accessible to … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #2 – The Origin of Sin (Rebroadcast) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:29:14

Prophet Pearls #52 – Vayelech (Isaiah 55:6-56:8)

9/10/2018
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson discuss the Prophets portion for Vayelech, covering Isaiah 55:6-56:8. Gordon and Johnson rejoice in this portion that heralds good news for the wicked, the unrighteous, the outcasts of Israel, the eunuch and … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #52 – Vayelech (Isaiah 55:6-56:8) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:59:43

Torah Pearls #52 – Vayelech (Deuteronomy 31:1-31:30)

9/9/2018
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In this episode of The Original Torah Pearls, Vayelech (Deuteronomy 31:1-31:30), we discuss traditions we were taught concerning the Torah—a Law so simple ancient Israelites were expected to obey just by hearing it every seven years. They examine how religious traditions can … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #52 – Vayelech (Deuteronomy 31:1-31:30) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:04:32:28

Torah Pearls #51 – Nitzavim (Deuteronomy 29:9-30:20)

9/4/2018
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In this episode of The Original Torah Pearls Nitzavim (Deuteronomy 29:9-30:20), we revel in the five verses that sum up the entire Bible - the wonderful and terrible responsibility given to mankind to choose. But what qualifies one to choose the … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #51 – Nitzavim (Deuteronomy 29:9-30:20) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:03:19:30

Prophet Pearls #51 – Nitzavim (Isaiah 61:10-63:9)

9/3/2018
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This week, Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson discuss the Prophets portion for Nitzavim which covers Isaiah 61:10-63:9. These watchmen on the walls of Jerusalem recount their most recent visit to the Temple Mount and Gordon gives the historical background of Muslim-control … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #51 – Nitzavim (Isaiah 61:10-63:9) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:57:03

Yehovah Silver Round (Denmark 1640s)

8/30/2018
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I want to share with you an exciting way you can help empower people with information on the Hebrew Sources of their faith and glorify the name of Yehovah! Years ago, I learned about a coin minted by the king … Continue reading → The post Yehovah Silver Round (Denmark 1640s) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:08:30

Preview of The Lost Scrolls of Auschwitz

8/29/2018
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In this preview of The Lost Scrolls of Auschwitz, I explain how a series of scrolls hidden by Jews facing imminent death during the Holocaust, serve as a rare testimony of human dignity, the importance of free speech, and the … Continue reading → The post Preview of The Lost Scrolls of Auschwitz appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:03:00

Prophet Pearls #50 – Ki Tavo (Isaiah 60:1-22)

8/28/2018
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson discuss the Prophets portion for Ki Tavo, covering Isaiah 60:1-22. Gordon and Johnson revel in this sixth in a series of seven “Haftarot of Consolation,” as the prophet Isaiah details … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #50 – Ki Tavo (Isaiah 60:1-22) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:42:46

Torah Pearls #50 – Ki Tavo (Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8)

8/27/2018
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In this episode of The Original Torah Pearls, Ki Tavo (Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8), after revealing the identity of the “wandering Aramean,” we discuss the name commanded to be spoken seven times during the first fruits offering. A vivid picture is painted of … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #50 – Ki Tavo (Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:01:50:14

Hebrew Voices #77 – Jewish-Christian Debates in the Middle Ages

8/22/2018
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, Jewish-Christian Debates in the Middle Ages, Nehemia Gordon speaks with Israeli professor Dr. Daniel Lasker, about the painful memory of forced conversions. They talk about the reason most Jews do not have a ready-answer … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #77 – Jewish-Christian Debates in the Middle Ages appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:01:20:52

Prophet Pearls #49 – Ki Teitzei (Isaiah 54:1-54:10)

8/21/2018
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson discuss the Prophets portion for Ki Teitzei covering Isaiah 54:1-54:10. Gordon and Johnson revel in the glorious promises to Israel, explore the various ways the Tanakh allegorizes her, and stand firmly on … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #49 – Ki Teitzei (Isaiah 54:1-54:10) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:47:29

Torah Pearls #49 – Ki Teitzei (Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19)

8/20/2018
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In this episode of The Original Torah Pearls, Ki Teitzei (Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19), an uninformed reading of the archaic civil and domestic laws in this portion might leave one scratching the head, but the trio deftly removes cultural and language barriers so … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #49 – Ki Teitzei (Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:04:56:27

Hebrew Voices #76 – Jewish, Finnish, and Zionist

8/15/2018
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In this brand-new episode of Hebrew Voices, Jewish, Finnish, and Zionist, Nehemia Gordon speaks with Michel Grünstein, a Jewish journalist in Helsinki who explains about the new European antisemitism, the Left's war on ancient Jewish practices, and how Trump's wall … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #76 – Jewish, Finnish, and Zionist appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:26:35

Prophet Pearls #48 – Shoftim (Isaiah 51:12-52:12)

8/14/2018
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson discuss the Prophets portion for Shoftim covering Isaiah 51:12-52:12. Gordon and Johnson begin with the elephant in the room: Why does Shoftim (and Ki Teitzei following) decisively leapfrog over Isaiah … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #48 – Shoftim (Isaiah 51:12-52:12) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:01:12:07

Torah Pearls #48 – Shoftim (Deuteronomy 16:18-21:9)

8/13/2018
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This episode of The Original Torah Pearls, Shoftim (Deuteronomy 16:18-21:9), begins focusing on judgment and law and Nehemia Gordon shares the origin of the Hebrew word for “grace.” Discussions include: Must we always have two or three witnesses? Who has the … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #48 – Shoftim (Deuteronomy 16:18-21:9) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:05:07:13

Hebrew Voices #20 – Adventures in Hebrew Typesetting (Rebroadcast)

8/8/2018
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, Adventures in Hebrew Typesetting, Nehemia Gordon chats with Raphael Freeman, world-class typesetter and Founder of Renana Publishers in Modiin, Israel. Gordon and Freeman discuss the special challenges of Hebrew typesetting from the letterpress era to … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #20 – Adventures in Hebrew Typesetting (Rebroadcast) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:58:38

Prophet Pearls #47 – Re’eh Bonus (Isaiah 66:1-24)

8/7/2018
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This bonus episode of Prophet Pearls looks at Isaiah 66:1-24, which is read in synagogues around the world whenever the weekly Sabbath coincides with Rosh Chodesh (New Moon Day). Join Nehemia Gordon and Yoel Halevi of Hebrew in Israel, for a riveting discussion … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #47 – Re’eh Bonus (Isaiah 66:1-24) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:55:39

Torah Pearls #47 – Re’eh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17)

8/6/2018
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In this episode of The Original Torah Pearls, Re'eh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17), We focus on Moses’ command to “see”—to clearly understand that life gives us only two choices—to create a god from our own hearts or to obey and worship the true … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #47 – Re’eh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:05:28:29