This podcast features weekly biblical teachings by Ross K. Nichols or other teachers who seek to advance a deeper understanding of the Hebrew Scriptures (Tanakh).
PROPHET – The Word of Jehovah – Class Two
The second class of the PROPHET series develops the idea that hearing the word of Jehovah is essential for the sustaining of human life since man cannot live by bread alone. Examples from the Scriptures are presented in order to begin to show the words of God within The Word of God. The teaching also [...]
PROPHET – Hath God Said? – Class One
People of faith often refer to the Bible as the word of God implying that every word contained within the covers is inspired, i.e., comes forth from God. From the opening chapters, questions arise as to what precisely God said. Can a close study of the texts reveal the word of God within the biblical [...]
TORAH – The Secret of the Torah – Class Twelve
In the Middle Ages, a Rabbi discovered a treasured secret within the Pentateuch. He noticed certain peculiarities within the texts and referred to them in his writings. He felt that he had come upon a “great secret.” He said in one place, “If you understand the secret….you will recognize the truth.” He sought to reconcile [...]
TORAH – Evidence for the Scroll of Moses – Class Eleven
The purpose of this teaching us to present in a single class, the evidence for a Moses Scroll. Generations of Biblical scholars, building upon the work of previous scholars determined that Moses, if he even existed, never wrote the Torah as fundamentalist Jews and Christians have maintained. A careful survey however of the five book [...]
Who or What is a Prophet Like Moses?
Dr. Tabor investigates the various texts of the Torah, Prophets, and Writings say about the ways Jehovah speaks definitively to certain chosen ones through history and what might be likely in the future. Moses as the Prophet par excellence appears to be the model–but what is involved in a human being speaking unmistakably FOR God–even [...]
TORAH – Deuteronomy is Different – Class Ten
Early investigators determined that Deuteronomy was a mere rehearsal of material covered previously in the Pentateuch. The name Deuteronomy, from the Greek of the Septuagint, has supported this prejudice. The academic world eventually deemed the Book late and derivative, and ultimately the book was called a “pious fraud.” It was proposed that the reported discovery [...]