Tag Archives: Rabbi Akiba

HAS THE THIRD JEWISH TEMPLE BEEN BUILT ALREADY? DID SIMON BAR KOKHBA ACCOMPLISH THIS IN 132 A.D.?

Summary: There were three Roman-Jewish Wars between 66 A.D. and 135 A.D. The second Temple, Herod’s Temple, was destroyed by Titus in 70 A.D. But two other wars would follow even more devastating than the first. The Jews had proven to be Rome’s worst citizens driven by an apocalyptic vision that they lived in the days of Messiah. Jesus was rejected by Jewish leaders in 33 A.D. But exactly 100 years later, the new spiritual leader of Judaism, Rabbi Akiba, endorsed Simon Bar Kokhba as King Messiah. Akiba would create a completely new Judaism. Akiba hated Jesus of Nazareth and Read More

WHEN DID THE BIBLE’S MOST ANCIENT STORIES TAKE PLACE?

The Chronology of Genesis Is Important to Its Truthfulness of the Bible


It’s a question most of us who study the Bible want to know. “When did the stories of Genesis take place?” Specifically, we want to ask many questions related to the events of Genesis. And this topic is important. The “historicity” of these great stories isn’t incidental to the veracity and the message of the Bible.


When God breathed life into Adam, how long was it before the Flood of Noah happened? Then, how many years elapsed after the Flood before

the Tower of Babel was built on … Read More

PROOF FOR THE SEPTUAGINT’S SUPREMACY – Video

My new book, REBOOTING THE BIBLE, was a quest of research spurred by the work of a genius Aussie polymath, Barry Setterfield.  This new 30-minute video by Setterfield provides a graphic presentation supporting several of my key tenets. It’s a powerful piece.


I am very pleased to share this video by Barry Setterfield.  He surfaces numerous salient points that demonstrate how the Masoretic text was corrupted in numerous ways by ‘founding’ rabbis ca.100 AD.

What difference does this make?  Our modern Bibles are based, primarily, on the Masoretic text.  And yet, there are a large number of believers in biblical … Read More