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King James Bible: Matthew, Chapter 23
Chapter 23 23:1 Then spake Jesus to the multitude, and to his disciples, 23:2 Saying, The scribes and the Pharisees sit in Moses' seat: 23:3 All therefore whatsoever they bid you observe, that observe and do; but do not ye after their works: for they say, and...
New Testament >> Matthew
King James Bible: John, Chapter 1
Chapter 1 1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 1:2 The same was in the beginning with God. 1:3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made. 1:4 In him was life; and the life...
New Testament >> John
King James Bible: John, Chapter 3
Chapter 3 3:1 There was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews: 3:2 The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, except God be...
New Testament >> John
Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 1
It is often said that all paths are like spokes on a wheel. We start at the rime and follow a spoke to the hub of central truth from which all paths arise and to which they all return. Those of you who've been following my articles should also know that to a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Derivation of "Jesus Christ" and "Jehovah"
<Xian poster> Jesus Christ, Jehovah, Yahweh, etc. anyway you say it, it means the same. <Raven’s response> Actually, no they don’t. "Jehovah" is using the German phonetics where J=Y ("jahwohl"="yavoll"), and...
Religions >> Christianity
King James Bible: John, Chapter 6
Chapter 6 6:1 After these things Jesus went over the sea of Galilee, which is the sea of Tiberias. 6:2 And a great multitude followed him, because they saw his miracles which he did on them that were diseased. 6:3 And Jesus went up into a mountain, and there...
New Testament >> John
You Have The Power: A Defense For Christians Doing Magick
Recently, Pope John Paul II created a flap when he pronounced, when speaking to some visiting group, that we needed to remember that God includes both genders, and that the feminine aspect of the Deity was as important as the masculine aspect which has become,...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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magazine 26.indd - Yeshivas Rabbi Akiva
Rav, with a group of friends and peers. Today there is such a place, Yeshivas Rabbi. Akiva, in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Rabbi Akiba and quantum mechanics
Rabbi Akiva ascended in peace and descended in peace. Of him the verse states ,. "Draw me towards You, and let us run after You.
When they led Rabbi Akiva to the executioner, it was time for reciting
A painful rabbinic story: When they led Rabbi Akiva to the executioner, it was time for reciting the Shema.
Rabbi Akiva's Smile (Page 4)
Rabbi Akiva's. Smile. Rabbi Akiva Ben Yosef lived from 50 to 137 CE.
Rabbi Akiva: Romance, Repentance, Revolt, Mysticism and Martyrdom
PARDES EXECUTIVE LEARNING SEMINAR. July 4-8, 2010 / 22-26 TAMUZ 5770. Rabbi Akiva: Romance, Repentance, Revolt, Mysticism and Martyrdom.

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Portion of the Week / In fear of God and man
Parashat Va'ethanan; the intensive method of reading espoused by Rabbi Akiva does not involve interpreting a text literally, but rather extends and expands on it from within. By Yakov Z.
1976 Nordonia High School Graduate Publishes Book
In this compelling book (written with contributing author Rabbi Akiva Feinstein), he provides spiritual insights about how to cope with life's constant change and the worry about the future that comes with it.
What is Judaism's take on capital punishment?
An often cited and famous discussion among rabbinic sages is described in the Mishnah (Makkos 1, 10) between Rabbi Akiva and Rabbi Tarfon on one side, and Rabbi Shimon ben Gamliel on the other.
Tractate Makot
They all began sobbing, aside for Rabbi Akiva, who was laughing. "These Cushites who prostrate themselves and offer incense to idols sit tranquilly and contently on their land.
Petira of Rav Akiva Eiger Schlussel Z”L
YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rabbi Akiva Eiger Schlussel Z”L of Los Angeles, who was nifter Monday morning at the age of 82.

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Akiva ben Joseph - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Akiva ben Joseph (ca.17–ca.
Rabbi Akiva - | National Jewish Outreach Program |
Biography of the Jewish scholar, teacher, shepherd and revolutionary.
Rabbi Akiva
Rabbi Akiva is not only one of the most beloved and heroic figures in Jewish history, but a source of inspiration to all peoples throughout all of the ages.
Rabbi Akiba (Akiva) ben Joseph
Rabbi Akiba was active in the Bar Kokhba rebellion against Rome, 132-135 C.E..
Judaism 101 - Rabbi Akiva - A Glossary of Basic Jewish Terms and
Rabbi Akiva. One of the greatest of the Tannaim, Scholars of the Mishnah, the earliest written form of the Oral Torah.

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