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Israeli Bible scholar Nehemia Gordon uncovers ancient Hebrew sources to empower people with information to build their faith and defend the Word of God. Nehemia Gordon is a Karaite Jew with a Masters Degree from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has experience with ancient Hebrew manuscripts from the Dead Sea Scrolls to the Hebrew Matthew.

Israeli Bible scholar Nehemia Gordon uncovers ancient Hebrew sources to empower people with information to build their faith and defend the Word of God. Nehemia Gordon is a Karaite Jew with a Masters Degree from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has experience with ancient Hebrew manuscripts from the Dead Sea Scrolls to the Hebrew Matthew.
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Israeli Bible scholar Nehemia Gordon uncovers ancient Hebrew sources to empower people with information to build their faith and defend the Word of God. Nehemia Gordon is a Karaite Jew with a Masters Degree from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has experience with ancient Hebrew manuscripts from the Dead Sea Scrolls to the Hebrew Matthew.

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Episodes

Hebrew Voices #103 – A Jerusalem Sukkot Encampment

10/10/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, A Jerusalem Sukkot Encampment, Nehemia Gordon speaks with an American couple who sparked a worldwide Sukkot-movement by pitching a tent in Jerusalem with their seven children. They share the story of their humble beginnings … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #103 – A Jerusalem Sukkot Encampment appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:37:54

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

10/7/2019
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Haazinu (2 Samuel 22:1-51), Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson compare this portion to its parallel in Psalm 18, so we can learn more about the contexts of these living, breathing prayers and prophecies and … 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)

10/6/2019
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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 … 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)

10/2/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, The Origin of Sin, 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 … 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)

10/1/2019
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Vayelech (Isaiah 55:6-56:8), Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson rejoice in this portion that heralds good news for the wicked, the unrighteous, the outcasts of Israel, the eunuch and the foreigner. And if none of … 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)

9/29/2019
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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 … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #52 – Vayelech (Deuteronomy 31:1-31:30) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:04:32:28

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

9/24/2019
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Nitzavim (Isaiah 61:10-63:9), Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson, recount their most recent visit to the Temple Mount and Nehemia gives the historical background of Muslim-control of the only holy site in Judaism. They also … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #51 – Nitzavim (Isaiah 61:10-63:9) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:57:03

Hebrew Voices #102 – The Scribe’s Toolbox

9/18/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, The Scribe's Toolbox, a Jewish scribe explains the ancient methods used since the time of Moses to hand write a Torah scroll. We explore the different types of parchment, how a quill is turned … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #102 – The Scribe’s Toolbox appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:44:26

Hebrew Voices #53 – Yehovah in Hurricane Irma (Rebroadcast)

9/2/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, Yehovah in Hurricane Irma, we encounter an inspirational message of hope in the midst of great devastation. Nehemia Gordon speaks to three men in Florida who inscribed God's holy Hebrew name on their houses … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #53 – Yehovah in Hurricane Irma (Rebroadcast) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:23:12

Hebrew Voices #101 – Torah Scrolls from the Holocaust

8/28/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, Torah Scrolls from the Holocaust, we learn how 1,564 Torah Scrolls escaped the Nazi's attempt to make the Jews extinct. The chairman of the Memorial Scrolls Trust in London explains how these scrolls survived … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #101 – Torah Scrolls from the Holocaust appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:34:07

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

8/27/2019
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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 … 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)

8/26/2019
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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

Hebrew Voices #33 – The Lost Book of Jasher

8/21/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, The Lost Book of Jasher, Nehemia Gordon speaks with Israel Prize winner and the world’s foremost expert on the Book of Jasher, Prof. Emeritus Joseph Dan. The Tanakh mentions a book called Sepher Ha-Yashar, … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #33 – The Lost Book of Jasher appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:49:00

Prophet Pearls #45 – Va’etchanan (Isaiah 40:1-26)

8/13/2019
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In this episode of Prophet Pearls, Nehemia Gordon and Keith Johnson discuss the Prophets portion for Va'etchanan covering Isaiah 40:1-26. ”Nachamu, nachamu, / Comfort, comfort ye my people” begins this portion as well as the theme of Haftarah readings for … Continue reading → The post Prophet Pearls #45 – Va’etchanan (Isaiah 40:1-26) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:53:15

Torah Pearls #45 – Va’etchanan (Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11)

8/12/2019
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This episode of The Original Torah Pearls, Va'etchanan (Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11), is perhaps the crown jewel of Torah portions. It contains the Shema in Deuteronomy 6:4. But what do the Hebrew words “Shema” and “Echad” mean and why is this single verse … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #45 – Va’etchanan (Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:05:30:28

Hebrew Voices #3 – Temple Mount Treasures (Rebroadcast)

8/7/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, Temple Mount Treasures, Nehemia speaks with Zachi Dvira (Zweig), co-founder and co-director of the Temple Mount Sifting Project. Dvira relates the shameful history of when the Islamic Religious "Waqf" bulldozed 9,000 tons of material … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #3 – Temple Mount Treasures (Rebroadcast) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:47:03

Torah Pearls #44 – Devarim (Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22)

8/5/2019
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In this episode of The Original Torah Pearls Devarim (Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22), we begin by noting how the Greek mistranslation of the title of Devarim as “Deuteronomy” muddles its meaning. With the book’s title settled, a puzzle appears in the very … Continue reading → The post Torah Pearls #44 – Devarim (Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:03:17:51

Preview of The Four Fasts of Zechariah (Rebroadcast)

8/4/2019
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This is a special preview of my Support Team Study, The Four Fasts of Zechariah, in which I discuss the four fasts found in the book of Zechariah, and whether the fasts commonly referred to as "Shivah Asar B'Tammuz" (17th … Continue reading → The post Preview of The Four Fasts of Zechariah (Rebroadcast) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:02:15

Hebrew Voices #51 – How Do I Convert to Judaism

7/31/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, How Do I Convert to Judaism, Nehemia Gordon talks with Dev Daniel about this question. They leave behind man-made religious systems, look at what the Tanakh says about becoming an Israelite, and Dev shares … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #51 – How Do I Convert to Judaism appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:17:20

Hebrew Voices #34 – Apartheid in Palestinian Jordan (Rebroadcast)

7/24/2019
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In this episode of Hebrew Voices, Apartheid in Palestinian Jordan, Nehemia Gordon speaks with Mudar Zahran, Secretary General of the Jordanian Opposition Coalition and an orthodox Muslim who advocates for separation of mosque and state. According to Zahran, the Hashemite Kingdom of … Continue reading → The post Hebrew Voices #34 – Apartheid in Palestinian Jordan (Rebroadcast) appeared first on Nehemia's Wall.

Duration:00:39:33