Articles by Tuvia Pollack

Community Blogs Nov 22, 2019

The Trinitya Pagan invention, or an ancient Jewish idea? – Part 2

Continued from Part 1. “God created the world through his Word. By saying things. ‘Let there be light.’ So Metatron cannot be a created being. He has always been with...

Community Blogs Nov 21, 2019

The Trinitya Pagan invention, or an ancient Jewish idea? – Part 1

A common Jewish objection against Christianity or against Messianic Judaism is that the theology of the Trinity is a gentile idea, developed in the 4th century by Catholic scholars, and...

Biblical Teachings Nov 10, 2019

Jesus, Yeshua or Yahshua?

I want to start with a warning. I am a bit of a history nerd and a language and grammar nerd. This question tickles both of those bones. This will...

Community Blogs Oct 29, 2019

The beautiful spectrum of Messianic Jews

God didn’t create us to be robots. We are all unique and we all have our uniqueness. This is the main problem with organized religion. Religious leaders often try to...

Biblical Holidays Oct 21, 2019

Shmini Atzeretthe last of the fall feasts

Of all holidays, I think Shmini Atzeret might be the least mentioned in the Bible. It’s not even really clear whether it is a part of Sukkot or a separate...

Biblical Holidays Oct 14, 2019

You shall rejoice before the Lord your God for seven days

There is a saying that all Jewish holidays can be summed up with “They tried to kill us, they failed, let’s eat.” But this is not true about Sukkot. Actually,...

Biblical Holidays Oct 6, 2019

The significance of Yom Kippur for a Messianic Jew

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement is upon us. In ancient times this is when the High Priest would enter the Holy of Holies, and the sins of the people...

Biblical Holidays Sep 29, 2019

Rosh haShana or Yom Zichron Trua?

Why not both? The Biblical name for this holiday is Yom Zichron Tru’a, translated in the NIV as “a sacred assembly commemorated with trumpet blasts,” and it occurs on the...

Biblical Teachings Sep 20, 2019

Dont lose focus

Imagine that you’re Peter. You’re in a fishing boat with the other disciples in the middle of a storm on the Sea of Galilee, and you see a figure walking...

Biblical Teachings Sep 6, 2019

Should Christians study rabbinic literature?

Have you ever heard of Rabbi Akiva? He is considered a giant in rabbinic literature, and in many ways the founder of the Judaism as we know it today. He...