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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in First Chronicles-Part 2

1 Chr 9.1-44 tells us about those who first settled in Jerusalem after they returned from the Babylonian exile. It concludes with the genealogy of Saul, the first king of Israel. 1 Chr 9.1 says, “All Israel was enrolled by

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts in First Chronicles- Part 1

Chronicles is a retelling of Israel’s monarchy in light of the return from Babylonian exile. The message is, after experiencing God’s punishment, Yehovah is still with them after exile. Yehovah is still Israel’s God no matter what happened to their

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Conclusion

We are coming up to when the Natzal or “gathering” will take place. We know it will happen on a Rosh Ha Shanah but we don’t know when. It may be a year from now, or several years. Until that

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 34

Now we are going to go to the book of Job. Job may be the oldest book of the Bible and it is believed by some to have been written before the Exodus out of Egypt. The children of Israel

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 33

Now we are going to look at something different. We have been over 2 Thes 2, 1 Thes 4 and 1 Thes 5, but we have never been to the book of Ephesians. We believe Eph 5.14-33 was written in

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 32

Now we are going to look at some psalms associated with Rosh Ha Shanah, and some other passages. We will look at the timing of the Natzal (Rapture, Gathering) and then do a summary. Psalm 27 is read for forty

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 31

In the book “Prophetic Light in the Present World” by Kenneth Wuest, p. 38-41, it says, “The other thing which Paul says must come before the Great Tribulation is a ‘falling away’ (A.V.). The Greek word is ‘apostasia’, and it

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 30

Now we are going to get into 2 Thes 2.1-12 and dissect these verses to see how they relate to the Natzal and find out when the False Messiah appears. Paul begins by saying, “Now we request you, brethren, with

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 29

Let’s look at the Birth-pains briefly, using some of the terms we have learned. In the first three and a half years, we have the beginning of the Day of the Lord on Rosh Ha Shanah, Tishri 1, from creation.

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 28

We are going to continue with a summary of the Birth-pains (Tribulation) and we know that Gog and Magog will attack Israel at the end of the third year of the Birth-pains around Rosh Ha Shanah, Tishri 1 (to start

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 27

After the False Messiah takes control of Europe he enters into a military treaty with Israel, now that the USA is gone (Dan 9.27). Russia has already attacked the USA (nuclear) and later they will attack Europe in a conventional

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 26

We know that the False Messiah is “himself also an eighth and is one of the seven” (Rev 17.11). The “seven” are Egypt, Babylon, Assyria, Medo-Persia, Greece, Rome and the seventh is Revived Rome. Remember this because we are going

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 25

Isa 18.4-7 says, “For so the Lord said to me, ‘I will take my rest (rest is “M’nuchah” which is also a term for the Messianic Kingdom and the Olam Haba in Heb 4.1-11), and I will look from my

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 24

In order to understand how events “play out” we need to go over Jewish eschatology. One of the problems we will have doing this is we will make statements we can’t dissect right away, but they can be dissected. For

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 23

There is a second stage of the wedding process called the “Kiddushin” where there is another contract called the “Ketubah.” This contract is where the bride is brought to the groom and they enter into a full marriage. They are

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 22

Let’s talk about the coronation of a Jewish king because Yeshua will be coronated on Rosh Ha Shanah and we should understand this concept. There is a book called “Ancient Israel” by Roland De Vaux. He was a Jesuit priest

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 21

Now we are going to look at Rosh Ha Shanah and its significant laws and prayers. In the Rosh Ha Shanah Machzor (prayer book) by Artscroll in “An Overview-That You Make Me Your King”, p. XVII, it says, “God’s sovereignty

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 20

Here is what we have picked up so far. There are two days in the year that are called Yom Ha Din, the “Day of Judgment.” Those two days are Rosh Ha Shanah on Tishri 1 and Yom Kippur on

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 19

This article in the Jewish Encyclopedia also gives us another source to search out and learn words, phrases, idioms and concepts. The source is called the Targum Yonaton (Jonathan). This is an Aramaic paraphrase of the Scriptures written about the

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Tanak Foundations-Concepts on the Natzal (Rapture)-Part 18

Picking up from Part 17, the Jewish Encyclopedia continues, “The book of Jubilees (30.20-22) speaks of two heavenly tablets or books: a book of life for the righteous, and a book of death for those that walk in the paths

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