Tag Archives: Hebrew

The Tabernacle!

There is a full-size model of the Wilderness Tabernacle in Winston, Oregon! On our family vacation we went to the Wildlife Safari in Winston, it is basically a drive through zoo. When we were leaving the park we drove by … Continue reading

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Introduction to Ancient Pictographic Hebrew

Once you start to learn this stuff the Bible makes even more sense.  

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Which English Translation of the Bible is the Best?

This is a question I get asked regularly. This is a complex question, and sometimes it is even a loaded question. Since this is a long post I will cut to the chase for those who have other things to do. … Continue reading

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Psalm 119:130

“The opening of your words gives light, it imparts understanding to the simple.” -Psalm 119:130 פֵּתַח דְּבָרֶיךָ יָאִיר מֵבִין פְּתָיִֽים׃ This is the verse I chose to be the verse of this ministry when I first started Pilgrim’s Light Ministries. … Continue reading

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The Structure of the Bible

There are 66 books in the Bible from Genesis to Revelation. This may seem random, but it is actually very structured. There are 22 letters in the Hebrew alphabet (Aleph-Beth). If you assign a letter to each of the books … Continue reading

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How to Pronounce YHWH

This is a question that many people ask. It seems that there are as many explanations as people who offer them. The first pronunciation that the English-speaking world used was Jehovah. The most obvious problem with that pronunciation is that there … Continue reading

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The Meaning of the Word ‘Amen’

 This is an ancient Hebrew word that has crossed over into English, but if you ask someone what it means you get many different answers. The true answer lies in the origin of the word and the alphabetic letters used … Continue reading

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