“All Who Call Upon the Name of the LORD . . .”

Nick Norelli has continued the debate on praying to Yeshua with a post defending his favorite textual variant and another on the issue of calling upon the Name of the LORD.  I had mentioned in a previous post of my own that I needed to spend a bit more time discussing exactly what "calling on …

Prayer to Yeshua, Part Deus

Apparently, I "took umbrage to the suggestion that we can pray directly to Jesus," at least according to Nick Norelli's latest post on the subject.  Actually, I think that's far too strong a word, since I don't have enough emotional involvement in this subject to warrant it.  I just happen to disagree with Norelli's prooftexts, …

Hebrew background to the Lord’s Prayer « The Rosh Pina Project

The Rosh Pina Project posted this a couple of days ago:  Hebrew background to the Lord’s Prayer. Yeshua teaches this prayer as the model for how we are to pray, yes we can pray it as it is (how many of do that as part of our prayer life?), but let’s learn the lessons about …