By Tirzah Frank, Assistant Editor As noted in my previous posts on Rosh-HaShanah and Yom Kippur, I’m an editorial assistant at Hendrickson Publishers, and I’m reading through (and reporting on) The Complete Jewish Study Bible’s topical articles about the three upcoming Jewish holidays. Sukkot is the third and final holiday. Its practice is interesting and … Continue reading How Sukkot Can Help Christians Appreciate Jesus More
The Jewish Holidays
As a Jew, Jesus would have been extremely involved in the traditional Jewish practices and customs. This makes it important for Christians to understand Judaism and the Jewish holidays that Jesus would have celebrated. To learn about three of the most prominent Jewish holidays, Yom Kippur, Rosh-HaShanah, and Sukkot, read Tirzah’s blog posts below.
What Yom Kippur Can Teach Christians about Atonement
By Tirzah Frank, Assistant Editor As I mentioned in my post on Rosh-HaShanah, I’m in the midst of reading The Complete Jewish Study Bible’s topical articles on the three major Jewish fall holidays, approaching them from a position of complete ignorance. While reading about Rosh-HaShanah gave me confidence in the constancy of God, reading about … Continue reading What Yom Kippur Can Teach Christians about Atonement
What Rosh-HaShanah Can Teach Christians about God’s Changelessness
By Tirzah Frank, Assistant Editor I work as an assistant editor at Hendrickson Publishers, which means that I help with books in a variety of stages (and indeed worked on The Complete Jewish Study Bible), but I don’t often get to spend time looking at our finished products. So it was with excitement that I … Continue reading What Rosh-HaShanah Can Teach Christians about God’s Changelessness