"Pardes" refers to types of approaches to biblical exegesis or to interpretation of text in Torah study. The term, sometimes also spelled PaRDeS, is an acronym formed from the same initials of the following four approaches: Peshat (פְּשָׁט) — "surface" ("straight") or the literal (direct) meaning.
Category: Discipleship 101
The spirit of Antichrist is extremely subtle and very, very hard to discern. It masquerades as the Holy Spirit, providing miraculous confirmations and demonstrations of its assumed divine origin.
Centuries of false teachings coupled with widespread ignorance of the Scriptures have produced an entirely skewed view of the person of the Savior and what He stood for.
Torah Portion Korach (Numbers 16:1 – 18:32) is about a man, named Korah, who felt that anybody who can do the work (perform the rituals) can be the high priest of Israel. He decided to challenge Moses brother Aaron for the position. Korah made the fatal assumption that anybody can choose to be “called” into
There is a teaching going around Messianic Jewish circles that expounds upon an erroneous interpretation of the scribal dots over the word kiss in the Hebrew text of Genesis 33:4. It states that these dots mean that Esau bit Jacob on the neck when he hugged him during their reunion. This teaching goes as far
Originally Posted November 13, 2015 The first letter in the name Yeshua (“Jesus”) is the yod. Yod represents the “Y” sound in Hebrew. Many names in the Bible that begin with yod are mispronounced by English speakers because the yod in these names was transliterated in English Bibles with the letter “J” rather than “Y”.
Originally posted on July 18, 2016 What Is Witchcraft Prayer? Witchcraft is imposing your will upon another, using spiritual means. It is one of the primary weapons used by the enemy. Two other major weapons in the enemy’s arsenal are deception and ignorance. Putting all this together, an assault can be launched to cripple or
Originally posted on Dec 8th, 2014 Prayer is one thing that everybody assumes they understand, but in reality, it is ignorance of true prayer that keeps believers in bondage, never realizing who they really are and what they really can do for the Kingdom of G-d. There is a lot of teaching on prayer, but most have