Messiah Matters

With Rob Vanhoff & Caleb Hegg

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Show #275 – Theonomy, Community, and the Gospel

Show #275 - Theonomy, Community, and the Gospel

In this week’s episode, we look at several questions sent in and discuss various topics including the modern theology of Theonomy. Also a discussion on what is the Gospel. And finally and look at 1Cor. 5.

This show was produced by:
Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, John Coulthard, Janet Lewis, Marla Clark

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Show #274 – The Hebrew Roots Movement

Show #274 - The Hebrew Roots Movement

In our last episode (#273) we discussed the Hebrew Roots movement and Rob put forth a challenge. This week we will look at the onslaught of emails and comments that have poured in concerning this comment.

This show was produced by:
Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid Sehat, Smith Family, Sue Lavey

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Show #273 – Back to Some Basics, Eh?

Show #273 - Back to Some Basics, Eh?

We’re back from Canada. We will discuss the conference we spoke at and the time we had. We will also look at some questions that have been asked recently about coming into Torah observance.

This show was produced by:
Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid Sehat, Smith Family, Sue Lavey

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Show #272 – Let’s Rest On It

Show #272 - Let's Rest On It

This week we look at several different emails that have come in and discuss the Sabbath. Did Yeshua break it? Are we supposed to keep it? And much more.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid Sehat, Smith Family, Sue Lavey

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Show #271 – Praying “In the Name of Jesus”

Show #271 - Praying "In the Name of Jesus"

This week we revisit what it means to pray “in the name” of Jesus. Also, a discussion on the word dispensation and the idea that the Holy Spirit looks different after the NT era than before.

This show was produced by: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid Sehat, Smith Family, Sue Lavey

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Show 270 – Too Much Crazy

Show 270 - Too Much Crazy

We’re back after some time off, but apparently, the craziness didn’t take a break. This week we will look at a conference that took place in Spokane recently, along with some comments on a debate over the book of Enoch. Finally, what should your Church be teaching you?

This show was produced by:
Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid Sehat, Smith Family, Sue Lavey

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Show #269 – Canon of Scripture

Show #269 - Canon of Scripture

This week we discuss the 66 book canon and how this collection came to be called the Word of God.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat, The Smith Family, Sue Lavey.

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Show #268 – Bad Words

Show #268 - Bad Words

Is there such a thing as “bad words” according to the Bible? In this episode, we will discuss this topic. We will also look at community leadership and what the Bible says about leaders.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat, The Smith Family, Sue Lavey.

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Show #267 – It’s In the Comments

Show #267 - It's In the Comments

This week we respond to comments in some of our past YouTube videos.

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Show #266 – Is the Deity of Yeshua a Salvation Issue?

Show #266 - Is the Deity of Yeshua a Salvation Issue?

Many within the Hebrew Roots movement are questioning the deity of Yeshua, but is this a salvation issue? If a person believes Yeshua is the Messiah but isn’t YHVH are they still saved? These questions and more are discussed in this weeks episode.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat, The Smith Family, Sue Lavey.

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Show #265 – Searching for Teachers

Show #265 - Searching for Teachers

This week we talk about the command to not make any images. What does this mean? Then we turn teachers. Should we be looking for new teachers? Why are people in the Torah movement looking for teachers?

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat, The Smith Family

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Show #264 – Half Way to Pentacost

Show #264 - Half Way to Pentacost

This week we look at the command of counting the omer and how we as believers should view it. We also look at the commandments in the Torah concerning slavery.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat, The Smith Family

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Show #263 – Under Who’s Authority?

Show #263 - Under Who's Authority?

This week we talk about our trip to Oklahoma and then look at the idea that believers should place themselves under rabbinic authority.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat, The Smith Family

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Show #262 – Gospel Elements

Show #262 - Gospel Elements

This week we look at elements of the Gospel that can not be detached from its message. Also, what does it mean when John says Yeshua is the “Word” in John 1?

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat

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Show #261 – What is the Gospel?

Show #261 - What is the Gospel?

This week we talk briefly about Passover and some of the same old arguments that get posted on social media. Then we turn the Gospel. What is it? Has it changed over time? How do we share it?

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat

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Show #260 – The Term “Rabbi” in the First Century

Show #260 - The Term "Rabbi" in the First Century

This week we recap our time off. Rob was in Israel and Caleb went to a conference. Then we look at the term “Rabbi” in the first century and how it was used. Finally, we look at an email that ultimately looks at sources in scholarship.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat

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Show #259 – Is Polygamy Permitted in the Bible?

Show #259 - Is Polygamy Permitted in the Bible?

This week we look at the claim that the Bible condones polygamy. Also, we address a question about the Doctrines of Grace and the statement that anyone can come to Christ. We will also look at the “Sin of the High Hand.” If someone commits the sin of the high hand, are they able to come back to the Lord?

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper, Omid & Rachel Sehat

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Show #258 – Unforgivable Sin

Show #258 - Unforgivable Sin

This week we look at the personhood of the Holy Spirit, answer the question “is there unforgivable sin?” And discuss the issue of polygamy.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper, Omid Sehat

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Show #257 – Book Review

Show #257 - Book Review

We take a look at books we have recently read that we found encouraging and good. We also discuss Rob’s upcoming online lecture as well as a recap of Caleb’s time at a conference.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper, Omid Sehat

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Show #256 – Food Matters

Show #256 - Food Matters

This week we look at Genesis 9:3 and discuss how food is a common theme within the Bible. Did God give all foods to people in Gen. 9:3, or is there something else going on? We will discuss how covenant relationship fits into this passage as well.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #255 – Who’s Your Hero?

Show #255 - Who's Your Hero?

This week we continue our discussion about authority. We discuss the belief that biblical heroes shape theological belief and form our outlook on our current situations.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #254 – Biblical Authority

Show #254 - Biblical Authority

This week we look at a number of topics including sex before marriage, giving unkosher food to the stranger, and Biblical authority.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew & Erna Draper

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Show #253 – Deal Breakers

Show #253 - Deal Breakers

This week we discuss deal breakers and what we believe are the things that break fellowship with other believers. This week’s show comes after we discussed our “statement of Faith” (Show 252), which highlighted what we affirm. Let us know what you think are deal breakers as well!

Executive Producers for this show: Bob, and Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew, and Erna Draper

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Show #252 – Faith Statement

Show #252 - Faith Statement

This week we go back to the basics and look at some of the foundational beliefs found in the Scriptures. We look at the theological understandings that we hold as the bedrock of our belief and attempt to show what we would call our statement of faith.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #251 – The Law of Christ

Show #251 - The Law of Christ

This week we will look at several questions that have been sent in concerning the Temple Institute, Rev. 21:12-14, and Heb. 9:15, then we will turn to the term “Law of Christ.”

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #250 – The Holy Spirit with Special Guest Tim Hegg

Show #250 - The Holy Spirit with Special Guest Tim Hegg

This week we invite the president of TorahResource (and Caleb’s father) onto the show to discuss his new video series on the Holy Spirit. Tim will talk about Covenant Theology, Dispensational Theology, and the work of the Holy Spirit today.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #249 – Historical Evidence for the Messiah

Show #249 - Historical Evidence for the Messiah

This week we look at historical evidence for the Messiah and the suggestion that believers can not produce any more evidence for Yeshua than Judaism can produce for the stories of the Mishnah. We then move to several emails that reflect on Torah practice in our modern times.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob & Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #248 – God’s Divorce from Israel

Show #248 - God's Divorce from Israel

There is a teaching within the Hebrew Roots movement that says God divorced Israel and the only way they could come back together is if God died. This is based on Deut. 24. But is this a theologically sound doctrine? This and much more is discussed on this weeks show.

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Show #247 – What is Enlargement Theology?

Show #247 - What is Enlargement Theology?

Do people who believe in the Messiah become Jewish? Do we become part of Israel? Once a person comes to faith are they no longer gentiles?

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #246 – Who Did Christ Die For?

Show #246 - Who Did Christ Die For?

This week we look at an excellent question by a long time listener that raises the question, “Did the Messiah die for the whole world?” We then move to a discussion on 1John 2:27 and the claim by some that we no longer need teachers, but that everything we need to know is given through the Spirit of God.

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Show #245 – Reflecting on Hanukkah

Show #245 - Reflecting on Hanukkah

This week we discuss Hanukkah and the time that we have just spent reflecting on the miracle recounted in 1Macc. Then we turn to some questions about giving unkosher food to the stranger (Deut. 14:21) and to the idea of allowing disobedience to reveal His mercy (Romans 11:32). 

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Zane Llyons, Lew and Erna Draper

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Show #244 – Tattoos, Temple Research, and “The God”

Show #244 - Tattoos, Temple Research, and "The God"

We discuss the prohibition against Tattoos and if this command has been misunderstood. We also look at John 1:1 and the argument from Jehovah Witnesses that Yeshua is “a” god, but not “the God.” Also, a discussion on temple research and how trustworthy it is.

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Show #243 – Only for Israel

Show #243 - Only for Israel

We look at several clips that peaked our interest, one discusses why Jews don’t believe in Jesus, the other is a clip from Dr. Michael Brown that looks at Lev. 11 and the kosher laws. We also have several emails to look at.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Zane Llyons

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Show #241 – Plagiarizing Customs & Observances

Show #241 - Plagiarizing Customs & Observances

This week we look at Community and the situation that has occurred within the Torah movement where people have no communities. Then we move to comments by an orthodox Rabbi suggesting Torah observant Christians have plagiarized customs and observances from Judaism.

Executive Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Zane Llyons

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240 – The State of the Evangelical Church

240 - The State of the Evangelical Church

This week we look at the state of the current Evangelical Church, then we revisit several topics from last week for clarification, then we turn to the prayer by a Messianic “Rabbi” over the victims and families of the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting. Executive

Producers for this show: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard, Zane Llyons

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Show #239 – Under Law

Show #239 - Under Law

This week we begin with a quick discussion about women and tzitzit, and then turn to Galatians 4:4. What does it mean that Yeshua was born “under law?” Often, those within mainstream Christianity will argue that this means Yeshua was born in a time when the Torah needed to be observed, but after His death there is no longer any need to be “under law,” meaning “keep Torah,” but is this what Galatians 4:4 really means?

Executive Producers: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers, John Coulthard

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238-The Holiness Code According to Jeff Durbin

238-The Holiness Code According to Jeff Durbin

This week we look at the video Jeff Durbin and friends did that respond to our claims about the Torah in the life of a believer. Durbin suggests that the “holiness code” has been done away with because the apostles specifically tell us it did. Durbin points to passages such as Heb. 7:11 and Eph. 2:15ff to show that we are no longer bound by these commands. Durbin goes further to suggest that since we are attempting to “resurrect” these commands, we are enemies of the Gospel. 

Executive Producers for Show 237: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers

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Show #237 – Filled and Fulfilled

Show #237 - Filled and Fulfilled

On this weeks show we cover various topics including women and tzitzit, the idea of heart and mind in the Tanach, evil spirits in the Tanach, what does it mean the Law is fulfilled (Matt. 5:17) and a continued discussion from last weeks show about the indwelling of the Holy Spirit in Acts.

Executive Producers for Show 237: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Virginia Powers

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Show #236 – The Holy Spirit in Acts, Where is it Today?

Show #236 - The Holy Spirit in Acts, Where is it Today?

This week we listen to some voicemails that talk about Kosher laws and calendar issues, then we turn to a discussion about Elijah and what exactly it means that John the Baptist came in his spirit. Then we turn to the Holy Spirit in the book of Acts and discuss the idea that this kind of moving does or does not still occur today.

Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous

Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #235 – Why People are Leaving the Church

Show #235 - Why People are Leaving the Church

This week we follow up on some comments made last week, then we turn to the festival of Sukkot and the various aspects of this festival, and some of the common misconceptions about this wonderful holiday. Then we look at reasons we believe people are leaving the Church.

Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous
Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #234 – Capital H “Heretic”

Show #234 - Capital H "Heretic"

This week we look at some comments made by a prominent apologist and pastor who suggests that believers who “resurrect” the dietary laws are “capital H, Heretic[s].” We also look at a comment left on one of our videos that states catechisms are a Christian invention and should therefore be rejected by Messianic Jews. Also, a quick look at the festival of Yom Kippur and more!

Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous

Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #233 – Jerusalem Council

Show #233 - Jerusalem Council

In this show we begin a look at Acts 15 and the Jerusalem Council. Four prohibitions are given to the Gentiles, but what do they mean and why were these four things chosen?

Executive Producers for Show 233: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous

Associate Producer for Show #233: Gary Elkins

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Show #232 – Hebrew VS Greek Mindset

Show #232 - Hebrew VS Greek Mindset

This week we discuss a Hebrew VS Greek mindset and how these positions can be different. We also discuss how this distinction between mindsets can be used to cover bad theology. Also, a recap of Rob’s trip to Trinidad and the TorahResource Institute Family Camp.

Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous
Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

#TorahResource #Hebrew #Greek

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Show #231 – Was Yeshua Created?

Show #231 - Was Yeshua Created?

This week we look at various topics including, the difference between vows and oaths, what the sabbath is a sign of, and two questions are discussed from the book of Revelation, and ones again the question of Yeshua’s deity is addressed.

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Show #230 – Deity Apologetics

Show #230 - Deity Apologetics

This week we begin by looking at a question about transgression of the law under pain of death, then we continue our look at various arguments that Yeshua (Jesus) is a created being, and how these fall flat.
Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous
Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

#TorahResource #YeshuaDeity #Trinity

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Show #229 – Created or Eternal

Show #229 - Created or Eternal

We will discuss Caleb’s time in Ontario. A look at a new show that will be launching on our YouTube channel. Then we will turn to Colossians 1:15-20 and the idea that Yeshua was created by the Father.
Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous
Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #228 – Live with Tim Hegg

Show #228 - Live with Tim Hegg

This week, Caleb welcomes his father Tim Hegg to discuss his new book set to be released on August 15th. This show will also be the first call in show we have ever done. We are excited to invite our listeners to ask Tim questions live on air.
Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous
Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #227 – Baptism and Believers

Show #227 - Baptism and Believers

This week on Messiah Matters, we discuss all things Baptism. Covering things from the difference between John the Baptist’s immersion and Yeshua’s, the question of how first century Judaisms may have viewed this practice, to modern day baptism and the question of getting baptized a second (or third) time.  Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #226 – Holy Language?

Show #226 - Holy Language?

On this show we discuss several different aspects of language. Both Hebrew and Greek are looked at, as well as a discussion on salvation by faith alone. Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com, Anonymous Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #225 – Ruach

Show #225 - Ruach

This show will center around the concept of “Ruach” (Spirit or Wind) in the Bible and various aspects to this word. Then a look at Deut. 23:1 in consideration of Acts 8.
Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller, YeshuaShirts.com
Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #224 – Conspiracy

Show #224 - Conspiracy

This week we look at the idea that Kosher food no longer needs to be kept, and then turn to the what we believe are the three biggest “Conspiracies” in the Hebrew Roots movement today. 
Executive Producers for Show 224: Bob Miller, Larue Miller
Associate Producer for Show #224: Gary Elkins

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Show #223 – Obey the Government?

Show #223 - Obey the Government?

This week we begin by looking at a poem by John Piper titled “Calvinist”, then we move to a question about none believe Jews and their faith in “a” Messiah. Then we turn to Romans 13:1-7 and discuss the idea of submitting to the government.

Associate Producer for Show #223: Gary Elkins

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Show #222 – Study or Meditate?

Show #222 - Study or Meditate?

This week we begin by looking at a comment left on our last show, and the suggestions that we have not understood Yeshua’s name. Then we turn to study and meditation.

Executive Producers of Show#221: Bob Miller, Larue Miller
Associate Producer for Show #221: Gary Elkins

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Show #221 – LXX vs MT

Show #221 - LXX vs MT

This week we look at the claim that the Masoretic Text was corrupted and by the Scribes trying to take out references that Christians used to argue the case for Yeshua. Was the Masoretic text changed? Is the Septuagint a more reliable source?

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Show #220 – Are We Under the Sinai Covenant (Part 2)

Show #220 - Are We Under the Sinai Covenant (Part 2)

This week we look at a statement put out by a ministry that gives their official stance on the Torah for believers. Although these statements are nothing new, they show the mindset of some within ministry that are “keeping Torah.”

Executive Producers of Show#220: Bob Miller, Larue Miller
Associate Producer for Show #220: Gary Elkins

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Show #219 – Are We Under the Sinai Covenant

Show #219 - Are We Under the Sinai Covenant

This week we look at a statement put out by a ministry that gives their official stance on the Torah for believers. Although these statements are nothing new, they show the mindset of some within ministry that are “keeping Torah.”

Executive Producers of Show#218: Bob Miller, Larue Miller
Associate Producer for Show #218: Gary Elkins

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Show #218 – Reading Moses, Seeing Jesus – A Book Review

Show #218 - Reading Moses, Seeing Jesus - A Book Review

This week we welcome Tim Hegg onto the show to discuss a book that has been making waves in the Messianic movement. This book, Reading Moses Finding Jesus, has been endorsed by some leaders, but what does it say about sanctification for believers in the body of Messiah?

Executive Producers of Show#218: Bob Miller, Larue Miller
Associate Producer for Show #218: Gary Elkins

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217 – The “Mystery” of the “Et”

217 - The "Mystery" of the "Et"

This week we look several emails that have come in. Our main topic will look at questions posed to us by a proponent of the “Et” theology. This Hebrew symbol has been viewed as a direct object marker throughout the ages, but is there more to it?

Executive Producers of Show #217: Bob Miller, Larue Miller

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Show #216 – Women, Keep Silent?

Show #216 - Women, Keep Silent?

This week we look at a very controversial passage in 1Cor. 14:34-35. Paul exhorts women to keep silent in Church. Is this the ranting of a man who hates women, or is there something else going on in this passage?

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Show #215 – Is God Jewish?

Show #215 - Is God Jewish?

In this week’s show, we look at Yeshua’s nature and John 14:28. Also, a look at an article in the most recent issues of the Journal of Biblical Literature by Paula Fredriksen titled, “How Jewish is God? Divine Ethnicity in Paul’s Theology.” What are the implications of the article, and did Fredriksen get it right?

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Show #214 – The Righteous Shall Live by Faith

Show #214 - The Righteous Shall Live by Faith

This show focuses on faith by looking at various aspects of our faith. A quick look at an upcoming book and the suggestion that the Gospel of John is Anti-Jewish. Also, a look at the phrase “The righteous shall live by faith,” as well as a revisit of saving faith before the Messiah came.

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Show #213 – Neither Jew Nor Greek

Show #213 - Neither Jew Nor Greek

This week we look at counting the omer and why this is attached to the festival of Passover. We also look at Galatians 3:23-29 and see how this passage is connected to the Omer and the festival of Shavuot.

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Show #212 – Didascalia Apostolorum

Show #212 - Didascalia Apostolorum

This week we look at an early text (Didascalia Apostolorum) that suggests Yeshua’s Last Supper was on a Tuesday and that His crucifixion was on Friday. Also, we respond to a comment that was left on our Facebook page that takes issue with our last show and the thoughts put forward on 1Cor. 11. Also, we discuss a question that came in on our comment line asking about the Christian view of Yeshua as High Priest.

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Show #211 – Guests & Wine

Show #211 - Guests & Wine

A look at 1Cor. 11 and unbelievers at the Passover table. Also a look at the word “Pascha” (Passover), and finally a discussion about the ceremonial cups at the Last Supper.

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Show #210 – Where Does Our Seder Come From?

Show #210 - Where Does Our Seder Come From?

With Passover approaching, we look at some of the traditions in the traditional Passover Seder and discuss their origins. Do they date back to the time of Yeshua, or are there different explanations on how these traditions were formed?

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Show #209 – ‘You Are Gods’

Show #209 - 'You Are Gods'

A look at Yeshua’s quotation of Psalm 82. What does John 10:34 really mean? Also, a look at the significance of bread and wine at the Last Supper. Does Yeshua’s emphasis on bread and wine signal a new ritual act?

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208 – Aphikomenos

208 - Aphikomenos

A look at the parting of ways between Christianity and Judaism concerning Passover, Easter, and Communion. Do the Gospels portray Yeshua following the traditional Passover Haggadah as found within the Mishnah? And if so, shouldn’t Christians celebrate it that way too?

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Show #207 – Is Yeshua God?

Show #207 - Is Yeshua God?

We look at lots of questions that have been sent in, concerning our last show. We will discuss the idea of the “Trinity” in the Tanach, Passages that say God is not a man, and look at why Jesus prays to the Father if Jesus is Himself God.

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Show #206 – Messianic Consciousness

Show #206 - Messianic Consciousness

We continue our discussion of the First Century Messianic expectation. This week we shift to looking at Yeshua Himself and what He said. Why did Yeshua tell so many to keep silent about who He was? Why does Yeshua seem to vail who He really his?

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Show #205 – Then They Remembered

Show #205 - Then They Remembered

We continue our discussion of the First Century Messianic expectation, by looking at the book of John and several of the instances when Yeshua said something that was misunderstood. In the three specific instances, we will look at, there are three different reactions from the three different kinds of people. Why did Yeshua veil His message at times? For the disciples, it wasn’t until His resurrection that they understood the meaning of His veiled words.

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Show #204 – The Term “Messiah” in the 1st Century

Show #204 - The Term "Messiah" in the 1st Century

We continue our discussion of the First Century Messianic expectation. This week we will look at the word “Messiah” in the first century, and what this word meant. To better understand the Messianic expectation of the first century, we will look at some of the texts that were used when speaking about the Messiah. Interestingly, they all share one thing in common.

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Show #203 – Paul and Circumcision

Show #203 - Paul and Circumcision

Following our discussion last week about the Messiah in the Exodus, we look at Emails and comments that have come in that suggestion circumcision is a thing of the past. These claims are based on entirely on Paul’s writings but tend to disregard the rest of Scripture. How do we reconcile Paul and his seeming disregard for the sign of the Abrahamic Covenant?

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Show #202 – Messiah and the Exodus

Show #202 - Messiah and the Exodus

We continue our look at the Messianic expectation in the First Century. What did the Exodus tell them about the Messiah? Did they understand redemption from this narrative?

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Show #201: To Us a Child is Born

Show #201: To Us a Child is Born

Were people in the first century expecting the Messiah in their lifetime? Did people understand and believe that the Messiah had been born? Why did the Magi believe a star was signaling the birth of the “King of the Jews.”

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Show #200 - See You Next Time

Show #200 – See You Next Time

This week we look at 1Cor. 11 and head coverings. Also, can we celebrate the Sabbath on any day of the week?

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Show #199 - About Messiah

Show #199 – About Messiah

This week we look at the pope’s suggestion to change the liturgical form of the Lord’s Prayer. Also a discussion about the JW view of the Sacred Name, and a look at arguments against what some might call “Traditional Theology.”

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Show #198 - Christmas Special 2017

Show #198 – Christmas Special 2017

A look at the Deity of Yeshua. Is Yeshua really YHVH? Then we turn to Christmas and some explanations Christians give on why they think its fine to celebrate.

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Show #197 - The Sacred Name: Is There New Evidence?

Show #197 – The Sacred Name: Is There New Evidence?

Nehemia Gordon has made some fantastic claims recently about the sacred name and what he claims is new evidence of the pronunciation. Are these claims true?

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Show #196 - Boston Recap

Show #196 – Boston Recap

This week we discuss our time in Boston at the Evangelical Theological Society and the Society of Biblical Literature.

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Show #195 - Movie Review: Calvinist

Show #195 – Movie Review: Calvinist

This week we look at the new movie by Les Lanphere titled “Calvinist”. We will discuss some the good and also where we think this film may have fallen short. Also, a comment on our last show will be discussed.

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Show #194 - Justification, Does it Matter?

Show #194 – Justification, Does it Matter?

A discussion about the Protestant view of the sacraments and the idea that the Bible should be added to the list. Also, a conversation on an article written that suggests the reformation failed, and that Protestants and Catholics should reunite. What are the implications of this teaching?

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Show #193 - Reformation Special: Indulgences

Show #193 – Reformation Special: Indulgences

It’s the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Luther’s act of nailing the 95 theses to the door at Wittenberg is often seen as a push against Papal authority or salvation by works, but these issues would stem out of Luther’s fight against the doctrine of indulgences.

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Show #192 - At What Point…?

Show #192 – At What Point…?

At what point do we decide to stop engaging in discussions about things like Flat Earth, or Paleo Hebrew Word Pictures? Should we continue to discuss these things? Or are they worthless conversations?

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Show #191 - Isn't it "Aaronic"?

Show #191 – Isn’t it “Aaronic”?

The Aaronic benediction is discussed, also a look at what a Sukkah has to be made of and a discussion about theology.

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Show #190 - Written in What?

Show #190 – Written in What?

A look at an article that attempts to prove Aramaic primacy. But there is much more in this article than just a debate on language.

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Show #189 - Contemporary Christian Music

Show #189 – Contemporary Christian Music

The guys look at Contemporary Christian Music (CCM) to see if we should really be using these songs for worship. Also, what is Azazel in Lev.16:8?

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Show #188 - Is Rosh HaShanah Pagan?

Show #188 – Is Rosh HaShanah Pagan?

The guys look at claims that Rosh HaShanah comes from the Pagan New Year.

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Show #187 - Abortion and the Bible

Show #187 – Abortion and the Bible

We look at the Messianic Seal of Jerusalem. We then turn to Exodus 21:22-25 and discuss the Hebrew to understand if this passage really speaks about unborn children.

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Show #186 - Trouble in Nashville

Show #186 – Trouble in Nashville

The guys recap the 2017 TorahResource Institute Family Camp. Then a look at imputed righteousness, and finally a brief look at the Nashville Statement.

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Show #185 - Why Did Yeshua Die on the Cross?

Show #185 – Why Did Yeshua Die on the Cross?

A look at another video about the recent solar eclipse that happened on August 21st, 2017. Also, why did Yeshua have to be crucified? An interesting position is discussed.

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Show #184 - The End of the World… Again

Show #184 – The End of the World… Again

A quick look at the claims by many that the solar eclipse on Aug. 21st 2017 will enter in the tribulation. The Main topic looks at two videos on human sacrifice, one from Zach Bauer from New2Torah and a response video from SpiritualBabies.

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Show #183 - Live From Jerusalem

Show #183 – Live From Jerusalem

Rob is in Jerusalem. We discuss his paper that was given at a conference that looked at the Masorah of the Hebrew Bible. Also Rob’s travels in the land and some of the great things he has seen.

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Show #182 - Amen

Show #182 – Amen

Scandal with manuscripts and Hobby Lobby, national election verses personal election, and is the word “Amen” pagan? All this and more is discussed.

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Show #181 - Ears or Body?

Show #181 – Ears or Body?

The guys look at Hebrews 10:5 quote of Psalm 40 and the claim by some that this is a misquote. Some have suggested this means the book of Hebrews should not be in our Bibles.

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Show #180 - Who is Israel?

Show #180 – Who is Israel?

The guys look at comments and emails that have come in and various questions posed by listeners. Our main topic looks at who is Israel? Are believing Gentiles part of Israel?

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Show #179 - Biblical Industrial Complex

Show #179 – Biblical Industrial Complex

The guys look at some emails that have come in and then turn to the biblical publishing industry and explore the benefits as well as the downsides

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Show #178 - Rebbe

Show #178 – Rebbe

The guys look at some great questions that have come in through email, and look at the Hasidic theology of the Rebbe.

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Show #177 - Repentance

Show #177 – Repentance

In this show, the guys continue looking at Paul and how to prepare for discussions with those who believe Paul spoke against Torah. Also, what is repentance?

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Show #176 - The Paul Implication

Show #176 – The Paul Implication

This show focuses on Paul and the implications it would bring if Paul actually spoke against the Mosaic law.

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Show #175 - Interview with André-Philippe Therrien

Show #175 – Interview with André-Philippe Therrien

This week we bring our friend and TorahResource Institute student André-Philippe Therrien onto the show to discuss the work he is doing on Alexander Hislop’s Two Babylons.

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Show #174 - Shavuot Special

Show #174 – Shavuot Special

This year on the Shavuot Special, the guys discuss the reason we count the omer, various ways people count the omer and what is different about the Holy Spirit before and after the event at Pentecost?

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Show #173 - Mail Time

Show #173 – Mail Time

The guys open the mail bag and discuss topics such as, the Torah prohibiting certain people into the “assembly”, the reach of the Dead Sea community in first century Judaism, and the Solar Calendar.

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Show #172 - Tikkun Olam

Show #172 – Tikkun Olam

We begin by looking at one of our videos from last week, also a new product from FFOZ has been released, and we discuss the theology of Tikkun Olam.

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Show #171 - Hillel and Shammai

Show #171 – Hillel and Shammai

A look at the Greek word for “Christ” and the claim that it is a pagan word. Also, a discussion about Luther and the suggestion that he added to the Bible. The main topic looks at the idea that Hillel and Shammai were the prominent schools of religious thought in the first century.

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Show #170 - Mark 14:27-28

Show #170 – Mark 14:27-28

A discuss the beginnings of the split between the standard Church view of the resurrection and the “Quartodecimans”. Also, if we keep some tradition, should we keep it all? and finally a look at Mark 14:27-28 and the claim that Yeshua is associating Himself with a false prophet.

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Show #169: Passover Special with Dr. Brant Pitre

Show #169: Passover Special with Dr. Brant Pitre

On this years Passover Special we invite Dr. Brant Pitre onto the show to discuss his book “Jesus and the Last Supper” and more specifically, his views on the chronology of the Passion. Dr. Pitre has written extensively on what has been termed the “Passover Hypothesis” and reconciles all four Gospel accounts together.

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Show #168 - Mixed Bag

Show #168 – Mixed Bag

A look at several emails, included: Does modern day paganism inform us about ancient cult practices? What is it that Bede (an 8th century writer) actually says about the name “Easter”? And should the Messianic and Hebrew Roots movement hold to Rabbinic tradition so that we are not all doing our own thing? Finally, should Christians celebrate Passover?

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Show #167 - Easter + Ishtar = Pagan?

Show #167 – Easter + Ishtar = Pagan?

A video by Zach Bauer is discussed, in which Bauer claims the pagan roots of Easter go back to Babylon. Discussed is the way in which to cite a source, what is a good source, and of course, do we have evidence of Pagan roots for Easter?

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Show #166 - Naaman

Show #166 – Naaman

We look at a clip on sacrifice by N.T. Wright, and a clip on enjoying God by John Piper. We also discuss an article by a scholar that is refuting One Torah theology by using Naaman’s story in 2 Kings 5.

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Show #165 - Are You Listening?

Show #165 – Are You Listening?

The guys discuss a podcast put out by BDK and Justen Faull, two evangelicals that are addressing the Hebrew Roots movement. Also, a response to a message we received about Matthew Nolan. Were we out of line in our treatment of his teaching? Also, should we never say the name of a false God?

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Show #164 - What's the Goal?

Show #164 – What’s the Goal?

The RC mail bag is opened and emails are discussed. Included, is there power in the name Yeshua? What is the goal of the RCShow? And some loose ends from last weeks show on Isaiah 53.

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Show #163 - Isaiah 53

Show #163 – Isaiah 53

A look at the anti-missionary teaching on Isaiah 53. Although many might speak with confidence the evidence from rabbinic sources along with the language used tells a different story.

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Show #162 - Orthodox View of Messianic

Show #162 – Orthodox View of Messianic

A look at “Lesser” “Greater” in the Kingdom of Matthew 5, a short look at the “Rabbinic” view of the Norther Kingdom, and a breakdown of a session given by Tovia Singer in Manila Philippines on the Messianic and Hebrew Roots movement.

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Show #161 - Yeshua on Trial… Again

Show #161 – Yeshua on Trial… Again

A look at a proposal by an orthodox Jew to retry Yeshua. Also a rap up of last weeks topic on the closed mem in Isaiah 9:7, and a quick look at several passage that speak to the chronology of the Last Supper.

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Show #160 - Isaiah 9:7

Show #160 – Isaiah 9:7

This week Rob takes us through the historical conversation of Isaiah 9:7 and the closed mem. This conversation looks at various manuscripts and texts throughout history. Rob created a PDF for people to follow along, which can be viewed by clicking the link below.

https://www.torahresource.com/radio-files/the-rob-and-caleb-show/Vanhoff_160.pdf

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Show #159 - Jews and Jesus

Show #159 – Jews and Jesus

The guys look at an article by a rabbi that was posted on Aish.com titled “Why Jews don’t Believe in Jesus.” The show looks at the arguments put forth within this article and tests them against the Bible.

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Show #158 - Straw Man

Show #158 – Straw Man

The guys look at various subjects including the idea of addressing theology instead of personal attack, Strong’s Numbers, and a brief look at hyper preterism.

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Show #157 - How We Get There

Show #157 – How We Get There

A short discussion on One Torah Theology, and what we’ve been “freed” from through the Messiah, then a look at the method in which we get to Biblical truth. Does the method matter, or is it only the final theology that matters?

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Show #156 - Oldest Written Alphabet?

Show #156 – Oldest Written Alphabet?

The guys address several questions sent in by listeners including, who is the final authority in dietary issues? Can we actually keep the Torah? Arrogance VS Frustration with the Hebrew Roots movement. The main topic focuses on a new book out by Douglas Petrovich in which he argues certain Egyptian inscriptions actually hold signs of the Hebrew Alphabet.

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Show #155 - Loose Ends

Show #155 – Loose Ends

In this show the guys discuss various topics. Included is a discussion of Hebrew Word Pictures and the false information that is plaguing the Hebrew Roots Movement. Then a look at John 6 and the idea of hard sayings and the disciples of Yeshua being “all in.” Then a look at food offered to idols and 1 Corinthians 8

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Show #154 - The Didache

Show #154 – The Didache

Some emails are discussed, including a question about Salvation VS Eternal Life, and a challenge on our primary sources. Then a discussion on the Didache. What is it? What do we know about it? Should it be a focus of Messianics?

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Show #153 - Christmas Special

Show #153 – Christmas Special

Its the annual Christmas special in which the guys discuss Christmas to investigate the claims that its pagan. In this special, a debate with Zach Bauer and a Christian apologist is looked at. Also 119 Ministries video “Sun Burned” is discussed, and a debate over the choosing of Dec. 25th as Christ’s Birthday.

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Show #152 - Jasher, Enoch and Berkson

Show #152 – Jasher, Enoch and Berkson

The guys look at the book of Enoch and the book of Jasher to ask why they aren’t in our Bibles. Also, a closer look at teacher Steve Berkson and some of the teachings he has put forward.

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Show #151 - Love and Hate

Show #151 – Love and Hate

The guys look at Love and Hate in the Bible to better understand what these terms may mean. Also looked at is the “Lapid” Messianic movement, along with a question about John 6.

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Show #150 - ETS/SBL Recap

Show #150 – ETS/SBL Recap

The guys discuss their time at the Society of Biblical Literature and the Evangelical Theological Society annual meetings. Also discussed, a Facebook comment accusing Caleb of being “Harsh” on Messianics but weak towards Christians. A short rant about believers and Public Schools, and a questions is answered about the role of “Outdated” commands in the Torah.

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Show #149 - Two Lectures

Show #149 – Two Lectures

The guys are traveling back from the ETS and SBL so the two lectures presented in the Masorah section by Tim Hegg and Rob Vanhoff and the 2016 SBL are featured.

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Show #148 - Q&A

Show #148 – Q&A

Rob takes the week off so Tim Hegg (Caleb’s Father) sits in. Listener questions are discussed and answered. Included, a short look at Trinitarian doctrine in the Tanach, training for leaders, who or what is the Babylon talked about in Revelation 12? And is it wrong to call someone “Father” (Matt23).

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Show #147 - What's in a Name?

Show #147 – What’s in a Name?

The guys discuss the name Yeshua and some of the newer pronunciations that are starting to be used. They then turn to a discussion on the doctrine of the Trinity.

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Show #146 - Synagogue of Satan

Show #146 – Synagogue of Satan

Matthew Nolan and David Perry’s teaching on Melchizedek are looked at. Also a look at Matthew Nolan’s teaching on the Synagogue of Satan taught at Torah to the Tribes.

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Show #145 - Mail Bag

Show #145 – Mail Bag

Various topics including Messianics and Mezuza’s, the Shema. The reunification of Israel and Judah. Is the Angel of the Lord a pre-incarnate Yeshua?

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Show #144 - Righteous Anger

Show #144 – Righteous Anger

A short show in which a new chat room is tested, as righteous anger is the topic of discussion.

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Show #143 - Priest, Sacrifice, Atonement

Show #143 – Priest, Sacrifice, Atonement

An email asking about past statements about sacrifices in the millennial temple is discussed. Also, a brief discussion on Yom Kippur, and a look at the Melchizedek Priesthood.

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Show #142 - Critical Review

Show #142 – Critical Review

The guys discuss what it means to be critical and how believers should look critically and with discernment towards teachings and teachers.

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Show #141 - Thirsty for Mystery

Show #141 – Thirsty for Mystery

Various topics are touched on, including a look at 119 Ministries Star of David teaching, Jonathan Cahn on “Its Supernatural” with Sid Roth, a look at discernment, and the question of Yom Teruah being called Rosh HaShanah.

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Show #140 - Yeshua and the Mishnah

Show #140 – Yeshua and the Mishnah

The guys invite Tim Hegg on the show to answer some questions that were asked of him. A response video to TorahResource’s teaching on the Hebrew word “Ger” is discussed. A recap of the TorahResource Institute 2016 family camp is given. Izzy Avraham from Holy Language Institute, and his new series on “What did Yeshua Think of the Mishnah?” is looked at.

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Show #139 - Gentiles in the Body of Messiah (Part 2)

Show #139 – Gentiles in the Body of Messiah (Part 2)

Part 2 continues our look at a video by Tobi Janicki (from FFOZ) that looks at gentiles in the body of the Messiah.

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Show #138 - Gentile Believers and Torah - Part 1

Show #138 – Gentile Believers and Torah – Part 1

A lecture given by Toby Janicki is discussed. Janicki talks about the Messianic gentile and the Noachide laws. His suggestion is that these later rabbinic laws were extant in the first century, and shed light on Acts 15.

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Show #137 - The Way Documentary

Show #137 – The Way Documentary

The guys discuss various including a look at a new documentary titled “The Way” in which many Hebrew Roots teachers describe their moving to keep Torah.

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Show #136 - Q&A

Show #136 – Q&A

Rob has the week off so Caleb invites his father Tim Hegg onto the show to answer questions sent in from listeners. Included is a look at the Hebrew word Ger, a discussion on Revelation 1:10, and Tim’s opinion on a pre-tribulation rapture.

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Show #135 - Romans 11:26a

Show #135 – Romans 11:26a

The guys discuss some comments on Two House theology, and then turn to Hosea 1 and a new perspective Rob has. Then a look at Romans 11:26a. Who is Israel, and what is Paul talking about?

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Show #134 - Mail Bag

Show #134 – Mail Bag

The new documentary “The Way” that is set to be released in August 2016 is discussed. Also a discussion on the term “Traditional Judaism.” And a discussion on the claim that Shabbat starts at sunrise and ends at sunrise

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Show #133 - Ecclesiology

Show #133 – Ecclesiology

A video by D. Thomas Lancaster (FFOZ) is looked at in which Lancaster suggests that Mark Kinzer’s book “Post-Missionary Messianic Judaism” is one of the greatest books within the Messianic realm, but then states its conclusion will not work in the Kingdom. He then goes on to propose a new model, which he is calling “Radial Ecclesiology”.

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Show #132 - Interview with Dr. Chris Tilling

Show #132 – Interview with Dr. Chris Tilling

Rob & Caleb welcome Dr. Chris Tilling onto the show to discuss his book Paul’s Divine Christology.

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Show #131 - FFOZ and Oral Torah

Show #131 – FFOZ and Oral Torah

A video recently put out by FFOZ, with Jeremiah Michael is looked at. Michael presents a teaching on Oral Torah and its role in the walk of a Messianic Jewish believer.

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Show #130 - Limited Atonement

Show #130 – Limited Atonement

The guys look at Limited Atonement and continue the discussion of free will and predestination. Included is a look at Hebrews 2:9 and 2Peter 3:9.

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Show #129 - Scholarly Ideology

Show #129 – Scholarly Ideology

Several clips from a senate hearing on Isis are looked at in relation to religious ideology of those who reject mainstream scholarship in all normative religion. This concept is then looked at in regards to the Hebrew Israelite who appeared on Dr. James White’s Alpha & Omega Ministries podcast.

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Show #128 - "U" is for Unconditional

Show #128 – “U” is for Unconditional

A look at Unconditional Election, looking at the historical landscape that might have influenced the Rabbinic perspective on this subject as well as a discussion on will and how original sin made our will slaves to sin, and not free to choose.

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Show #127 - How Depraved Are We?

Show #127 – How Depraved Are We?

Total Depravity is looked at again, and the topic of “Free” will is discussed.

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Show #126 - "T" is for Total

Show #126 – “T” is for Total

The history of the five points of Calvinism is discussed, and the first of the “TULIP” theologies, i.e. Total Depravity, is discussed.

Show #125 - Reformed?

Show #125 – Reformed?

Is there a specific theology that comes with the labels Hebrew Roots and Messianic? If so what is it? The guys begin to explore their own theological views in the hopes of clarifying the theological stance they have when approaching the Scriptures.

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Show #124 - Sola Scriptura (Again)

Show #124 – Sola Scriptura (Again)

Rob is taking a week off so Caleb invites Michael Gonzales onto the show to talk about his coming to Torah and then to look at Sola Scriptura in the Messianic movement.

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Show #123 - Count Your Omer!

Show #123 – Count Your Omer!

The guys look at some interesting sound bytes from the internet, respond to comments about last weeks show, and discuss the various ways people count the omer.

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Show #122 - What is Truth?

Show #122 – What is Truth?

The guys looks at several different endorsements of Itzhak Shapira’s book Return of the Kosher Pig by Christian and Messianic leaders and ask if this is the “Truth” the Gospels speak about. What does it say about leaders who are endorsing theological heresy?

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Show #121 - Was the Last Supper a Passover Meal?

Show #121 – Was the Last Supper a Passover Meal?

The guys bring on Tim Hegg for their yearly discussion on the Passover Chronology and if the Last Supper was a Passover Seder.

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Show #119 - Various Papers

Show #119 – Various Papers

Four different papers/article on four topics are discussed. The Israel Bible and the websites guidelines for “open discussion” between Jews and Christians is looked at. A paper in the March 2016 JETS on Romans 2:12-15 is looked at. A new documentary by a “Messianic” and his stance on evangelism is looked at. And a recent article by Dr. Eli on Torah for gentiles is looked at.

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Show #51 - David Perry

Show #51 – David Perry

The guys talk about a new theory that is going around about the Melchizedek priesthood, and the keeping of Torah. This new theology is being promoted by David Perry in his two books, which the guys talk about. Rob & Caleb take a look at one of Perry’s books and discuss their views on this book.

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Show #047 - Anti-Missionaries

Show #047 – Anti-Missionaries

What do we do with people who are leaving the Messianic and Christian faith to go to traditional Judaism? What do we say to the teaching of anti-missionaries like Tovia Singer? Listen as the guys address these issues and more on this weeks Rob & Caleb Show.

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Show #046 - Sukkot

Show #046 – Sukkot

The guys take time to reflect on the festival of Sukkot, and talk about what the festival has brought to their minds. They also look at the books they are currently reading, and what they are getting out of them.

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Show #045 - Lunar Sabbath

Show #045 – Lunar Sabbath

Rob and Caleb look at this idea of a “lunar Sabbath.” Does this theory hold any weight? What do Scholars say about this theology? What does the Bible say? Should we reckon the Sabbath according to the moon? And most importantly, what did Yeshua do?

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Show #043 - Yom Teruah

Show #043 – Yom Teruah

The guys talk about Yom Teruah. Some basics and interesting history come up. Then they move to Jonathan Cahn’s new book. Is there any truth to Cahn’s idea of the Shmita year? Does Cahn make good points? Is judgement coming on America? The guys rap up their time by talking about a blog post that just made waves in the Messianic realm.

Show #042 - One Torah

Show #042 – One Torah

The guys talk, once again, about One Torah theology. There has been alot said recently about One Torah, many people are saying that such a theology is not Biblically founded. Rob & Caleb take these claims head on, and look to the Word to see what it says. Also, can the Torah be broken up in Civil, Ceremonial and Moral? The guys say no! Find out why on this weeks Rob & Caleb Show!

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Show #041 - The English Bible

Show #041 – The English Bible

The guys take a week off, and we dig into the RCShow vault to find a history show by Caleb. Caleb looks at the formation of the English Bible, and the formation of the first three Sola’s.

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Show #040 - Recap

Show #040 – Recap

The guys talk about TR Institute’s family camp, and Caleb’s visit to the Independent Messianic Conference. They also recap the summer conferences they have been at. Then they discuss Matthew 23:5ff, and the words Rabbi, Father and leader. Rob takes us on a journey through good VS bad scholarship and some of the claims that are given on the AENT website, and they also discuss the document known as “Q” in scholarly circles.

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Show #038 - Hebrew or Greek?

Show #038 – Hebrew or Greek?

The age old debate rages its ugly head again. Were the Apostolic Scriptures (New Testament), and more specifically the synoptic Gospels written in Hebrew or Greek? Or even Aramaic? Isn’t there tons of references by the early church fathers about a Hebrew Matthew, and a Hebrew Gospel written by Matthew? Doesn’t this prove that at least the book of Matthew was written in Hebrew? The guys say not so fast. Find out why Rob and Caleb still believe the Apostolic Scriptures, and even the book of Matthew were written in Greek.

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Show #037 - C.S. Lewis

Show #037 – C.S. Lewis

Almost every week the guys talk about their good friend Adam Smith. This week they invite Adam on the show to talk about C. S. Lewis. Adam has been doing some personal study to try and get a better handle on what C. S Lewis believed and what his theology was. Although many people quote Lewis, and are well aware of his stories, many don’t know what his theology looked like. Join Rob, Caleb and Adam explore C. S Lewis’ and his theological beliefs.

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Show #036 - Interview with Skip Moen

Show #036 – Interview with Skip Moen

The guys welcome Dr. Skip Moen onto the show to clear up some questions about his theology. Several shows ago the we looked at a blog post by Skip that raised some questions about Dr. Moen’s understanding of Sola Scriptura, the virgin birth, but perhaps most importantly, Yeshua’s atoning work on the cross. Listen in as Rob and Caleb talk to Dr. Skip Moen.

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Show #035 - John 3

Show #035 – John 3

The guys discuss John 3. Was Yeshua speaking Hebrew, Aramaic, or Greek to “the teacher” of Israel? The answer might surprise you. Then the guys switch directions and talk about the 39 Melachot (sabbath laws) in the Mishnah. Should these laws be followed by believers? Do we have any evidence that Yeshua kept or rejected such laws? These topics and more on this weeks Rob & Caleb Show.

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Show #034 - Breaking Fellowship

Show #034 – Breaking Fellowship

The guys talk about unity within the Messianic movement. Should we strive for unity with those we disagree with theologically? How far off base does a person have to be before we say I can’t fellowship with you? Later in the show the guys talk about the Hebrew Language. Is it a “holy” language? Or did God write His Torah in common human language?

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Show #033 - The Harbinger

Show #033 – The Harbinger

The guys talk about some email they’ve received, and chat about some of the criticism they have received online. In the second half of the show, they look at Jonathan Cahn and his book “The Harbinger”.

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Show #032 - Moen

Show #032 – Moen

We look at an email that was sent from one of our friends and listeners. This listener leads us to a website where we look at a post by Skip Moen. In this post Moen interacts with a track that was given to him, and responds to its five points. Is Dr. Moen on the right track? Should we challenge the these five major points of Christianity? Is Yeshua’s death on the cross the only way of salvation, or is there another way? Rob and Caleb talk about these issues and more on this weeks Rob & Caleb Show

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