1 03, 2017

Purim is not observed as mandated in the Bible

By |2017-03-01T05:37:50-07:00March 1st, 2017|Thoughts|

I am reposting this essay since Purim is coming shortly. My book “Ruth, Esther, and Judith,” tells, among much else, what the biblical book Esther really states, not what people want it to state.   It is remarkable how a reading of the biblical text itself without any preconceived notions reveals many things that is [...]

26 02, 2017

What does the Bible really say about Esther?

By |2017-02-26T05:41:53-07:00February 26th, 2017|Thoughts|

Since the holiday of Purim occurs soon, I thought you might be interested in reading the introduction I wrote to my analysis of the book of Esther in my book "Unusual Bible Interpretations: Ruth, Esther, and Judith."                                     [...]