Israel’s Nation-State Law—The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

The Good The modern state of Israel was conceived in answer to the socialist (Nazi) Shoah after WW-II, as a refuge-home for Jews globally; security against future threats of annihilation of Jews. Thus, the Nation-State Law, formally and officially defining Israel as such, is good. The archeological evidence found throughout Israel pre-dates Islam, Christianity—and Jews!…

הלולא (“Hilula”) updated in Glossary

Took several weeks of research & wrestling with gnarly implications to (I hope) make it now look simple (in the “More” icon page). Some of it relates to Pesakh. Khag ha-Matzot Sameiakh. (Go to http://www.netzarim.co.il, click on the E-J glossary page, then browser search either in English or Hebrew. Those who have visited the page…

Egyptologists haven’t figured out yet: Why Pharaohs Were Buried Under Pyramids With Built-In Chapel

Egyptologists haven’t yet figured out why Pharaohs built pyramids, why Pharaohs were buried under their pyramids, nor why a chapel was built-in it. Once the Egyptian myths of “spirit gods” in “Sacred Mountains” and false doors with emerging spirit-gods are understood, the answer becomes straightforward: The pharaohs’ mummies were understood as divine seeds, planted under…

Religion: Out of the Dark Ages Into Real-World Light

Latest Update (correction/clarification) 2019.02.14 Why? The Answer! I read and contemplate, therefore I exist as a sentient. My 5 senses perceive external influences upon me. Since nothing in my perceived universe exists without a cause, there is an Extra-universe Prime Cause; a Creator-Singularity, of both me and my perceived universe. This Extra-universe Prime Cause is…

Parashat Tᵊtzauweh, 7th Eve

Didn’t manage to finish this week’s entire Bedtime Tanakh Stories parashah in time (all adult parshot accessible via Beit Kneset icon-link to Seipher Torah icon-link in our website at http://www.netzarim.co.il), but here’s 7th Eve: Parashat Tᵊtzauweh, 7th Eve (Motzaei Shabat); Zekharyah’s Vision: the Netzarim Logo Next year, bᵊ-Ezrat ha-Sheim, we’ll be further along. Although, it…

Full Year Of Science-Friendly Tor•âhꞋ Family Bedtime Bible Stories

Parashat Mishpatim Coming up last Shabat in 5779.11 (first Shabat in 2019.02). Most complicated subject matter to format (material covers 7 years, arranged by Shemitah years). It’s been a long siege getting this one done. Hope yall enjoy it and learn. To review, these Bible stories are a parental syllabus. Written at a parental, science-friendly,…

New Year: Rosh ha-Shanah Or Idolatry?

Civilizations’ 3 Primary “New Years”: Winter, Spring Or Autumn? Winter – Most Recent “The early Roman calendar consisted of 10 months and 304 days, with each new year beginning at the vernal equinox.” In B.C.E. 46 Julius Caesar introduced first solar-based calendar. “As part of his reform, Caesar instituted January 1 as the first day…

The Science Behind The Christmas Star Of Bethlehem

The μάγοι (Magi; ancient astronomer-astrologer scientists) were from Persia (modern Iran). Following a star in the east, would have led the Magi east – to the coast of China near Shanghai looking out at the South China Sea /​ Pacific Ocean, not to Israel! The account in Lu. 2:8 describes shepherds leading their flocks in…

From Stone Age Masks To The Golden Calf – mask

To Date, Only Three Archaeologically Provenanced Neolithic Masks Known The Media Line, 2018.11.29 – Although there are presently 15 Neolithic stone masks across the globe known to researchers, there are only 2 others whose archaeological context is verified. Ronit Lupu, of the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) Antiquities Theft Prevention Unit, told The Media Line. “All…

Learned a bit more, added that bit & organized for better clarity.

Glossary definitions relative to relations between kipah, totephet (& tephilin), mitznephet (& talit), migbaat. All definitions accessible from our home screen at http://www.netzarim.co.il by clicking on the appropriate Glossary page. One can search in English or Hebrew for these terms. Enjoy.