Don’t bet your life on a false prophet

Testimonies
https://youtu.be/49fXyNg-2QU Are we going to bet our own eternal future on a false prophet? The silence spoke volumes to me. I knew I was into something really deep. I grew up in Morocco. I come from a religious family. My grandfather was a rabbi and so was his father and grandfather. It was less and less comfortable for Jews to live in Muslim countries. Going to school and coming out, there were some young Muslims waiting for us with sticks, and we had to fight our way home. I remember my father used to say if you forget you're a Jew, they will remind you.  I was 13 yrs old when we moved to Montreal, and it was when I was in college that my friends had a special interest…
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Jews don’t believe in hell even though it is taught in the Old Testament

Salvation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xl6uzwp5X9Y Sometimes I run into people who say the Old Testament doesn't talk about hell; it was an invention of Jesus or an invention of the New Testament or an invention of the Catholic Church in order to control people. Is that true? That's what we're going to talk about in this video. What does the Old Testament have to say about hell? Does the Old Testament say anything about hell? I'm convinced that it does and for someone who reads the Bible carefully and examines what it has to say, I believe the idea of hell is very present in the Old Testament. And I'm going to show you that from some verses of Scripture I'm going to share with you today. But the first thing that we have…
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What are the different sects of Judaism?

Christians
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wC-qkvXmAlY When we think of Judaism, we're not just thinking of one whole faith that is the same in every way. Just like within Christianity you have Catholics, Protestants, you have Eastern Orthodox within Protestantism, you have evangelicals, Pentecostals, charismatics of these different groups and subgroups, it's the same with Judaism. In ancient times as well as today. The three main branches of Judaism are Orthodox, Conservative (which does not mean morally conservative but Orthodox conservative) and Reformed. Even to the left of Reformed is reconstructionist, to the right of orthodox, ultra Orthodox and within that Hasidic ultra-orthodox Jews. So you have these different groups, these different spectrums. But in the ancient world, in the days of Jesus, the Apostles, there were three main groups. Look at what Paul says…
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Was Abraham considered righteous because of his goods deeds or his faith?

Salvation
https://youtu.be/Y9GnLQQ3JSY And now he's quoting genesis 15:6: Abraham believed God and it was counted to him as righteousness. God came to Abraham, who was a pagan demon-worshiping, idol-worshiper in the land of Er. He came to him though he didn't love God, didn't know God, didn't care about God but he worshiped false gods. He came to Abraham, called him out of that false pagan idolatry and said “I'm going to make you the father of a great nation.” Abraham's like “okay” so he gets out and he goes and follows the Lord and then later in Genesis chapter 15, he tells Abraham that he is going to bless him and Abraham says “How? I don't have an heir. I don't have anyone that has been born (literally says “from…
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What is the significance of the Passover festival?

Salvation
https://youtu.be/z1XNDdnX-pQ Hey Matt. I'm the worst Christian ever and I want to talk a little bit about the Passover, which is a Jewish religious festival that has existed for over 3,000 years. Let that sink in for a minute. We have to understand that when Mary and Joseph and Jesus were going to Jerusalem when Jesus was a little boy to celebrate the Passover, this was a tradition that had already been established for 1200 or maybe 1400 years. There were all kinds of expectations and rituals and rites and pomp and excitement that would have gone with this thing but it traces its roots back to the time when the Israelites were slaves in Egypt. And if you remember the story back in Exodus, you got Moses and God…
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The Trinity in the Old Testament

God
https://youtu.be/BNt5NKSse0Y Is there any evidence of the multi-personal God known as the Trinity in the Old Testament? Was this concept of God made up by early Christians or can we see this teaching of a multi-personal God existing in the Old Testament long before the rise of Christianity? Many Unitarian say now that the Trinity was made up by early Christians and there was no evidence of it in the Old Testament and no evidence that early Jews believed in anything but a Unitarian God. They often point to Deuteronomy 6:4 “Hear O Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one.” Unitarians say this verse clearly refutes the idea of any plurality within the Godhead and shows God's nature is Unitarian. But is this how the verse was meant…
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Talmud teaches majority ruling of rabbis can even overwrite what God says

Law-Scriptures
https://youtu.be/-H3RPCD3Knk They're arguing about whether an oven's clean or unclean. Ceremonial cleanness kosher laws. RabbI Eliezer said it's clean but the sages declared it unclean and this was the oven of Aknai. Why is it called the oven of Aknai? Said Rab Judah in Samuel's name. By the way, you're going to see a lot of that in the Talmud, one person speaking for another so that gives me authority. By the way, it's not all bad in the sense when we pray or we ask something in Jesus’ name, that's what we're essentially doing is we're asking it by his authority. That's very mid-eastern and still very Jewish thinking. It means that they had encompassed it with arguments like a snake and proven it unclean. So they came up…
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Talmud contradicts the Old Testament teaching about divorce

Law-Scriptures
https://youtu.be/4Py2WN1GSiQ The Lord God of Israel says he hates divorce. (Malachi 2:16) So the “he” which is contained in the verb here, the second word, is connected to the “Lord God of Israel”. You need to understand that “he” goes back to the “Lord God of Israel” and that's terribly important because that's not what the Talmud is going to do. It's not the husband hating the wife, in fact the word husband doesn't appear in the passage. There's nothing in the Hebrew or word order there that infers the “he” which is understood from the text refers to the husband in the passage. Let's see what the Talmud does with this lovely thing here. I'm quoting Dr Brown. I have to admit my electronic version of Talmud is a…
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