Talmidi Library

Articles on Talmidi Theology

Articles on Talmidi Theology

In this section of our website, you will find various articles on Talmidi theology, beliefs, way of life, standpoint, issues, people, institutions etc.

ARTICLES ON TALMIDI THEOLOGY, CUSTOMS AND COMMUNITY:

(in addition, a full list of all blog post topics is at the end of this list of links)

QUICK LINKS TO ALL THE WEBPAGES IN THIS SECTION

          On God and the Covenant:

The Nature of God

The Holy Name of God

The Covenant (includes section on the Universal Covenant)

The Covenant with Adam

The Covenant with Noah and all Life on Earth

The Covenant with Abraham and the Patriarchs

The Covenant with Moses and the People of Israel at Horeb

The Covenant with Israel on the Plains of Moab

The Covenant with David son of Jesse and his descendants

          Notable People in Talmidi History:

Moses and the Biblical Prophets

Yochanan the Immerser (‘John the Baptist’)

The Prophet Yeshua (‘Jesus of Nazareth’) (see also: The Prophetic Mission of Yeshua of Nazareth)

A Comparison between the Christian ‘Jesus Christ’ and the Talmidi Jewish Yeshua bar Yosef

A Talmidi View of Jacob the Pious (‘James the Just’ / ‘Ya`aqov ha-Tsaddiq’) (see also: Ya`aqov bar Qlofas and the Succession of Nasis)

Paul of Tarsus, ‘The Deceiver’ (see also: Accepting Torah and rejecting Paul of Tarsus)

          The Teachings of the Prophet Yeshua:

The Prophetic Mission of Yeshua of Nazareth (see also: The Prophet Yeshua (‘Jesus of Nazareth’)

The Kingdom of God: Living God’s ways in the here and now

Giving Hope to the Poor

Reaching out to the Lost

Compassion, Mercy and Forgiveness

Humility

The Beatitudes: Remembrance of God’s Promises

Against False Piety and Religious Hypocrisy

Yeshua’s Criticism of the Oral Law (see also: The Talmidi View of the Oral Law, and: Torah, not Talmud – Living God’s Way)

Against Swearing Oaths

          Social and Moral Issues:

The Place of Jews and Gentiles in God’s Plan (see also: The Place of Gentile Godfearers within the Talmidi Israelite Community)

Israel as a Benefit, a Blessing and a Light to the Nations

Messianism

The Role of Women

The Treatment of Animals

The Land of Israel

The Problem of Evil

A Talmidi Jewish Perspective on War and Defence

          Folk Beliefs

What is ‘Folk Religion’ in the Israelite Tradition?

Angels

Miracles

Resurrection

The Afterlife

          Articles in Defence of our Standpoint

Christ – the god of a pagan Mystery Religion

Blood is not an atonement for Sin

Why Talmidaism rejects Reincarnation

Kabbalah – its Origins in Pagan Magic and Mysticism

          History and Sects of Talmidaism

The Ancient History of Followers of the Way

A Timeline of Talmidi History

The Abduction of our History

Ya`aqov bar Qlofas and the Succession of Nasis (see also: A Talmidi View of Jacob the Pious (‘James the Just’ / ‘Ya`aqov ha-Tsaddiq’)

The Council of Elders in Jerusalem

Historical References to Ancient Followers of the Way (Talmidin)

       ANCIENT SECTS OF THE WAY:

The Galilean School

The Emissarian School

The Hellenicist School

The Pietist School

The Ebionite School (ancient)

          MODERN SECTS OF THE WAY

The Ebionites (modern)

The Massorites

Liberal Talmidis

Yeshuinists

          The Talmidi Israelite Way of Life:

           THE CYCLE OF LIFE

Birth, Blessing and Circumcision

Bar / Bat Mitsvah

Marriage

Divorce

Death & Mourning

          TORAH AND MITSVOT

The Heart and Intent of ‘the Law’

Biblical Authority and Tradition: a Moderate’s View

Kashrut (about Kosher Food)

Holiness

Charity

Clothing & Appearance

The Talmidi View of the Oral Law (see also: Yeshua’s Criticism of the Oral Law, and: Torah, not Talmud – Living God’s Way)

          CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS

How and Why we differ from Rabbinic Judaism

          INSTITUTIONS

Priests, Scribes and Elders

Nazirites and the Nazirite Vow

The Temple

The Synagogue

Prayer-rooms

          CONVERSION TO TALMIDAISM

The Conversion Process

Choosing a Tribe: the Characteristics of each Tribe

The Place of Gentile Godfearers within the Talmidi Israelite Community (see also: The Place of Jews and Gentiles in God’s Plan)

          LANGUAGES

Hebrew

Aramaic

Glossary

 

QUICKLINKS TO OTHER SECTIONS ON THIS WEBSITE:

General Articles about Talmidaism – where Talmidaism differs

For articles about specific topics on Talmidi Israelite Theology, Customs and Community

For articles on biblical Israelite Festivals, and Talmidi Prayers and Services

For articles on the Bible, Translations of the Torah, biblical Commentaries and Sermons

The Talmidi Equivalent of the ‘New Testament’: The full texts of the 14 Books of ‘The Exhortations’

           ALL BLOG POST ARTICLES

Blog articles (from most recent to oldest)

New Blog post

The Eternal Covenant of the Land: The Covenant with Abraham & the Patriarchs

The Righteous, non-Torah Yahwists among the Nations – The Noachic Covenant

The Careful Stewardship of Planet Earth: the Covenant with Adam

The Religion of Heaven, the Natural Religion of the Human heart, and the Universal Covenant

Talmidaism and the Importance of Mental Health

The Exodus for new Converts and Gentile Godfearers

How Talmidaism views the Death and Resurrection of Yeshua

Yeshua’s calling as a prophet, and its relevance today

How Yeshua wanted Honesty and Trustworthiness to be Hallmarks of his Followers

The Ethics of God’s Kingdom

The Kingdom of God demands change

Yahveh as our True King (or, Why Talmidaism is not messianic)

The difficulties of having faith as part of a small religious community (why you are not alone)

Talmidaism and Science

Prayers for Ukraine & for Peace

The non-Israelite beliefs that Modern Talmidaism has ditched

How do we find purpose and mission in life?

Was Paul of Tarsus an apostle, according to the Jewish definition? What is the difference between ‘Apostle’ and ‘Disciple’?

What is Prophecy for? How should Prophecy be used?

What is the Talmidi View of Faith and Trust in God?

Torah with Compassion & Mercy: Interpreting Torah through our knowledge of God’s Love

Why I do what I do: What Talmidaism means to me, and why it is important to me

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