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2019/5779年为什么数算俄梅珥?

今天,5月5日,是圣经中春季节期的第15天,被称为“数算俄梅珥(Sefirat HaOmer)”。 俄梅珥是一种古老的谷物度量单位,通常用皮鞘盛装。 根据以利未记23:15-16,上帝晓谕以色列人在逾越节的安息日和五旬节之间的49天中每一天都数算一次俄梅珥。虽然49天数算俄梅珥是件简单的事,但却是第一次收割大麦时很重要的一个方面,其意义是为上帝在接下来的第二天,也就是五旬节的新鲜的启示作预备。...

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Passover – Resurrection Transition: Israel’s Government Will be on His Shoulders

Israeli politics have drawn world attention this week. The votes have been counted and many are congratulating Benjamin Netanyahu and the Likud party for his record-setting 5th term as Prime Minister. In fact, however, Mr. Netanyahu has not been appointed prime minister—as least not yet. We write this article to…...

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Recouping a Lost Passover-Crucifixion-Resurrection Nexus

This Friday, Jewish people around the world will observe Passover. At the same time, Christians will commemorate Good Friday. On Sunday, most will celebrate the glorious Resurrection of Messiah. (Some Orthodox traditions and Messianic Jews, based on Leviticus 23:9-14, will observe Resurrection Day on April 8.) More and more, God’s…...

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Love Compelling Effective Intercession: A Study of This Week’s Torah Portion (February 22, 2019)

SUMMARY: This week’s parasha, Ki Tisa, explodes with the fire of love that ignites and compels effective intercession. As we read and engage with Moses’ prayers of passion for Israel, we are escorted to the inner chambers of God’s heart. There we discover depths of friendship with Him that drive…...

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圣经新年快乐-希伯来月历第一个月-尼散月

“耶和华在埃及地对摩西和亚伦说:‘你们要以本月为正月,为一年之首。”(出埃及记12章1-2节) 再过几个小时(4月5日)后,我们要庆祝神在出埃及记12章1-2节中指示给犹太人的新年。新年开始的第一个月朔(Rosh Chodesh)庆祝活动有时被称为新月节(Rosh Chodeshim),强调这是所有月份中新开始的一个。新年的第一个月是尼散月(Nisan)。“尼散”一词的含义并不清楚,不同的拉比流派以及比较新近的基督教思想对这个词的解释也不尽相同。...

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Happy Biblical New Year – and Israeli Government

“The Lord said to Moses and Aaron in Egypt, ‘This month is to be for you the first month, the first month of your year.'” (Exodus 12:1-2) In a few hours we celebrate the New Year which God appointed for the Jewish people in Exodus 12:1-2. The new moon (Rosh…...

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普珥节要纪念贫穷人的命令

末底改把这些事记录下来,写信给亚哈随鲁王国内远近各省的犹太人,吩咐他们……设宴欢庆,互赠礼物,周济穷人……” (以斯帖记9:20,22)...

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AN UPDATE ON THE INCREASINGLY COMPLEX ISRAELI ELECTIONS

Two weeks ago I (Kerry) sent out a detailed article describing the political landscape in Israel with suggestions as to how best to pray. Since that time the deadline for submitting the list of each party’s Knesset candidates has passed. We now know who can potentially be elected to the…...

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被爱激励所发出的有果效的代祷:本周妥拉经文的学习

摘要:这周的妥拉读经的篇章(妥拉篇章的名称:‘当你数点人口的时候’)饱含着炽热的爱火,这样的爱能点燃、激励有果效的代祷。当我们阅读并体会摩西为以色列热切的祷告时,我们就会被带入上帝内心的深处–在那里我们会领会与上帝至深的友情,正是这份与神深厚的友情带动了改变历史的代祷。...

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Purim’s Mandate to Remember the Poor

“Mordecai recorded these events and he sent letters to all the Jews …to observe the days as days of feasting and joy and giving gifts … to the poor.” (Esther 9:20,22) On March 21-22, Jewish people around the world will celebrate Purim. Based on the book of Esther, the holiday…...

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