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    Does a Jew need to prove that he is a Jew? Answer: No.

    Does a Jew need to prove that he is a Jew? Answer: No.
    Bereishit - Genesis - Chapter 1

    1 In the beginning of God's creation of the heavens and the earth.
    :א בְּרֵאשִׁ֖ית בָּרָ֣א אֱלֹהִ֑ים אֵ֥ת הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם וְאֵ֥ת הָאָֽרֶץ

    In beginning He created God the heavens and the earth

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    It seems like Hasidic Judaism is authentic Jewish practice to me. I see different kinds of Jews and it reminds me of different Christian denominations, some of them totally off the mark when it comes to their beliefs.

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    Jews reject Jesus' divinity, and thus have only eternal death waiting for them...

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    Quote Originally Posted by CatholicCrusader View Post
    It seems like Hasidic Judaism is authentic Jewish practice to me. I see different kinds of Jews and it reminds me of different Christian denominations, some of them totally off the mark when it comes to their beliefs.
    I encourage you to study the Torah, or the TaNaK, and become a Jew. Obey, observe, God's Commandments, and join with the Jewish People, even the Nation of Israel.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Apple7 View Post
    Jews reject Jesus' divinity, and thus have only eternal death waiting for them...
    Incorrect.

    We reject that which is not of God. Consider Jesus as a demigod in this, divinity, deity.

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    It is my belief that Jesus is the Son of God. Consider Colossians 2:9 NASB.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Apple7 View Post
    Jews reject Jesus' divinity, and thus have only eternal death waiting for them...
    That's for God to decide. God will save who he chooses

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jacob View Post
    I encourage you to study the Torah, or the TaNaK, and become a Jew. Obey, observe, God's Commandments, and join with the Jewish People, even the Nation of Israel.
    I have much deep respect for Judaism. I believe that Catholicism is the fulfillment of Judaism. I remember hearing Rosalind Moss tell her story about her journey from Judaism to protestantism to finally Catholicism. One thing she said always stuck in my mind: The first time she walked into a Catholic Church she said to herself, this is a synagogue, except with Christ. That sentence has always stuck with me. (More)

    And why shouldn't it be! We carry on many Jewish traditions. At Mass we pray:

    Blessed are you, Lord God of all creation,
    for through your goodness we have received
    the bread we offer you:
    fruit of the earth and work of human hands,
    it will become for us the bread of life.

    Blessed are you, Lord God of all creation,
    for through your goodness we have received
    the wine we offer you:
    fruit of the vine and work of human hands,
    it will become our spiritual drink.

    Thats not in the Bible, but I am sure you recognize it, maybe phrased a little different.

    We have a tabernacle just like you. But while yours holds the written Word, ours holds the Word become flesh:



    Authentic Christianity is very Jewish in many ways. Its nothing like what most American Jews think of when they think of Christians. Its nothing like the hokey small town preacher waving a Bible around in a little church. .

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    Quote Originally Posted by CatholicCrusader View Post
    I have much deep respect for Judaism. I believe that Catholicism is the fulfillment of Judaism. I remember hearing Rosalind Moss tell her story about her journey from Judaism to protestantism to finally Catholicism. One thing she said always stuck in my mind: The first time she walked into a Catholic Church she said to herself, this is a synagogue, except with Christ. That sentence has always stuck with me.

    And why shouldn't it be! We carry on many Jewish traditions. At Mass we pray:

    Blessed are you, Lord God of all creation,
    for through your goodness we have received
    the bread we offer you:
    fruit of the earth and work of human hands,
    it will become for us the bread of life.

    Blessed are you, Lord God of all creation,
    for through your goodness we have received
    the wine we offer you:
    fruit of the vine and work of human hands,
    it will become our spiritual drink.

    Thats not in the Bible, but I am sure you recognize it, maybe phrased a little different.

    We have a tabernacle just like you. But while yours holds the written Word, ours holds the Word become flesh:



    Authentic Christianity is very Jewish in many ways. Its nothing like what most American Jews think of when they think of Christians. Its nothing like the hokey small town preacher waving a Bible around in a little church. .
    I am a former Christian, an Ex-Christian, not Protestant or Catholic, and not Catholic. The Lutheran Church we meet in here in Tacoma, Washington, our Synagogue for now, still has idols.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jacob View Post
    Incorrect.

    We reject that which is not of God. Consider Jesus as a demigod in this, divinity, deity.
    You reject Jesus as God.

    Therefore, you have only eternal death.

    Simple Biblical truth...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jacob View Post
    I am a former Christian, an Ex-Christian, not Protestant or Catholic, and not Catholic. The Lutheran Church we meet in here in Tacoma, Washington, our Synagogue for now, still has idols.
    Idols. Well, thats a whole other topic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Apple7 View Post
    You reject Jesus as God.
    Therefore, you have only eternal death.
    Simple Biblical truth...
    Dude, thats over the top. God will save who HE decides to save. I am sure there will be Jews in heaven and Christians in hell and who knows what else.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CatholicCrusader View Post
    Dude, thats over the top. God will save who HE decides to save. I am sure there will be Jews in heaven and Christians in hell and who knows what else.
    Tell that to the prophets who penned the scriptures...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Apple7 View Post
    Tell that to the prophets who penned the scriptures...
    I am not going to argue this with you in this gentleman's thread. God will save who he pleases. Thats all there is to it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Apple7 View Post
    You reject Jesus as God.

    Therefore, you have only eternal death.

    Simple Biblical truth...
    Jesus is the Son of God. I do not see anything that I want to reject, nor do I have a reason to reject anything.

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