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What is Torah?What is Torah? (Article)
The Hebrew word "Torah" is usually translated into the English word "Law". Because of this translation there is a great misunderstanding of what "Torah" truly is.

A History of the Hebrew Word for OneA History of the Hebrew Word for One (Article)
The Hebrew word for "one" and its true meaning brings insights into the meaning of this word.

A pound of pondering by the pondA pound of pondering by the pond (Article)
In the English language, the words pond, pound and pondering are interestingly related in the same that the Hebrew words are for these same words.

Learning: The Five Methods of Learning HebraiclyLearning: The Five Methods of Learning Hebraicly (Article)
There are several Hebrew words which can be translated as "learn" into English, but each word has a more specific meaning than "learn."

Good and BadGood and Bad (Article)
What does the Bible mean when it says that God "formed the light and created darkness, made peace and created evil?"

The Stones of the EphodThe Stones of the Ephod (Article)
The Hebrew word for each of the twelve stones on the breastplate of the kohen (Priest) and there possible translations.

The Facts about Kaneh BosemThe Facts about Kaneh Bosem (Article)
When I am studying a subject in the Bible, I always attempt to do so from a purely objective viewpoint, without taking on the role of a supporter or a detractor.

Wisdom, Knowledge and UnderstandingWisdom, Knowledge and Understanding (Article)
In this study we are going to look at the Hebraic meanings of these three words found in Exodus 31:3.

Getting to the Heart and Soul of the MatterGetting to the Heart and Soul of the Matter (Article)
Examining the deeper meanings behind the Hebrew words for "heart" and "love."

The meaning of Grace from a Hebrew perspectiveThe meaning of Grace from a Hebrew perspective (Article)
Most theologians will define "grace" as "unmerited favor." But we must be careful not to interject a theological bias into the text.

Ancient Hebrew AnatomyAncient Hebrew Anatomy (Video)
From a Hebrew perspective different parts of the body reflect different aspects of the person. These parts and aspects make up the nephesh (soul).

Amen - what does it mean?Amen - what does it mean? (Video)
The meaning behind the Hebrew word amen and its relationship to its root.

Ancient Hebrew DictionaryAncient Hebrew Dictionary (Book)
This Biblical Hebrew dictionary contains the one thousand most frequent verbs and nouns found within the Hebrew Bible.

What is Lebanon? What is Lebanon? (Guest Article)
What does the word Lebanon mean in the Hebrew Bible?

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