Balak

Parashah #40: Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Response to the question about the Book of the Wars of the L-rd Before we get into today’s parashah, I want to respond to a question presented last week about the Book of the Wars of the L-rd. I do not respond in haste to questions presented in the synagogue as… Read more »

Parashah #40: Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah Balak: B’midbar (Numbers 22:2-25:9) Haftarah: Mikhah (Micah) 5;6-6:8 B’rit Chadashah: Jude 11; Revelation 2:14-15 As Israel ends their forty years’ of wandering in the wilderness and approaches the Land of Promise, they camp on the East Side of the Jordan River in the plains of Moab. Balak, King of Moab,… Read more »

Parashah #40: Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah # 40: Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9 Haftarah: Mikkah (Micah) 5:6-6:8 B’rit Chadashah: Jude 11 Last week we discussed the concept of Moshe possibly adding to or subtracting from G-d’s Torah in the context of what G-d told Moshe to do when giving him instructions to speak to the rock versus… Read more »

Parashah#40: Balak B’Midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #40 Balak B’Midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9 Haftarah: Mikhah (Micah) 5:6(7)-6:8 B’rit Chadashah: 2 Kefa (Peter) 2:1-22   Although this parashah is read with Parashah #39 in regular years, it is the focus teaching for this week. Therefore, I am presenting this teaching from a deeper perspective than that covered last week. … Read more »

Parashot 39 & 40: Hukkat and Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 19:1-22:1; 22:2-25:9

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah: 39: Hukkat (Regulation) B’Midbar (Numbers) 19:1-22:1 and Parashah #40: Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9  (read together in regular years) Haftarah: Shof’tim (Judges) 11:1-33; Mikhah (Micah)5:6-6:8 B’rit Chadashah: Yochanan (John) 3:9-21; Revelation 2:14-15   We start with parashah Hukkat. The importance of the Para Adumah (red heifer) is usually the most popular… Read more »