29 07, 2018

Does the Bible contain humor?

By |2018-07-29T04:44:17-07:00July 29th, 2018|Thoughts|

   In his sixth “Young People’s Concert: Humor in Music,” Leonard Bernstein tells viewers that many very good pleasant pieces of music contain humor. He proves this by examining parts of musical compositions by Haydn, Mahler, Mozart, and Shostakovich.  He tells us what it is in music that can make it funny. He tells us [...]

2 07, 2018

The case of Two Prostitutes

By |2018-07-02T07:18:01-07:00July 2nd, 2018|Thoughts|

The story of Solomon demonstrating unusual wisdom in the litigation of two prostitutes by means of a clever trick does not show that Solomon was wise. The story is similar to fables found in many countries. Scholars have identified 22 parallel fables in many countries.[1] The following is from my recent book “The Authentic King [...]

2 04, 2017

Was King Solomon really wise?

By |2017-04-02T10:43:41-07:00April 2nd, 2017|Thoughts|

I am working on a book analyzing King Solomon. You may be interested in this draft of my tenth chapter                                                                       [...]

22 02, 2017

Was Solomon really wise?

By |2017-02-23T05:37:35-07:00February 22nd, 2017|Thoughts|

It is generally not a good idea to share drafts which will be change, hopefully improved in time. I published 33 books, and my 34th will be in book stores in April. I finished three others which will be published soon. I am working on my 38th book which is about King Solomon, a study [...]

12 02, 2017

More on the truth about Solomon

By |2017-02-12T08:40:56-07:00February 12th, 2017|Thoughts|

The following are chapters 27 and 28 from my book “Maimonides and the Biblical Prophets,” which show again that what we think is true is not what the Bible actually says.                                       Why Would God Punish Future [...]