Should Gentiles Keep The Feasts of Israel?

As we move into the Holiday season, I want to address the issue of Christians keeping the Holy Days. I am not planning on defending my interpretation of the passages that talk about Gentiles keeping the Feasts of Israel, also called God’s appointed times, and the Feasts of the Jews in the Gospel of John. … Read more »

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Speak Loudly, but Carry a Little Stick

We are soon entering into elections in Israel in just over two weeks. The right of center party of Benjamin Netanyahu is facing off against Blue and White, the centrist party of General Benny Gantz and Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid. One of the interesting aspects of the campaign is that Blue and White presents… Read more »

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OUR CULTURAL DECLINE

In only a few consecutive days, terrible news about our cultural decline came into my purview from several sources. I read a great article by Daniel Henniger, from the Wall Street Journal, August 8, entitled The Deep Dangers of Life Online. Then I read a study reported in the New York Post stating that 22-25… Read more »

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The Four Pillars for Yeshua’s 2nd Coming

 

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Reforming American Education

Radical deconstructionist neo-Marxist thinking along with relativism has destroyed much of American education.  The idea of a body of great literary works is dismissed as simply the writings of white male oppressors. The idea of historical progress from the magna carta to the U. S. constitution is dismissed.  The U. S. constitution was passed (at… Read more »

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How Prejudice and Partisanship Distorts Moral Evaluations

We are living through the most astonishing period of time where partisan prejudice has destroyed the ability to make moral judgments on the basis of objective norms of behavior. Both sides give their violators soft treatment or a pass.  Until we unite around common moral and ethical norms, progress in many areas will not be… Read more »

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Self Definition and Justice

We are witnessing a perfect storm of moral and social destruction in the West.  Combinations of philosophies that have gained control over the culture forming institutions in society (media, entertainment, and education) now combine post-modern relativistic philosophy and neo-Marxist analysis to destroy the historic consensus of morals and ethics.  It is well to note the… Read more »

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Racism and Identity Politics

Four new members of Congress are radically on the left. Most have heard of Ilan Omer, who spoke with anti-Semitic tropes that offended many mainstream American Jewish leaders. In Israel, the statements of the radical four have been noted as virulently anti-Israel. However, in this post, I want to speak about their effect on the… Read more »

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Elections Again, Oy!

We are now seeing an amazing and unprecedented situation in Israel. We just had full parliamentary (“Knesset”) elections on April 9, 2019. However, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was not able to form a coalition government and a working majority within the allotted time. New elections are set for September 2019! The sticking point was the… Read more »

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Observing July 4th in the United States

Never, I  think, have we seen such controversy in the United States surrounding the 4th of July, the date of the declaration of the independence of the United States when we recall the Declaration document itself. I celebrated the holiday this year in Chicago with dear old friends. They have a boat and we watched… Read more »

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