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The Language of Jesus: Hebrew or Aramaic? (Video)

As a Bible student, you have probably noticed that in some translations in Acts Paul is said to have spoken Hebrew while speaking to the crowd in the Temple and later Jesus is recorded as speaking Hebrew to Paul. However, in other translations the word Aramaic appears. Which version is correct, why the discrepancies and most importantly, which language did ... Read More »

Discovering the Language of Jesus Lecture

Knowing what language Jesus spoke, helps us better understand the words, phrases and teachings that were used in the New Testament.  This lecture is taught by author Douglas Hamp at the campus of Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa, CA Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:29 — 52.6MB) | Embed Read More »

The Fig Tree Has Budded

Evidence from Matthew 24 That the Lord Will Return in the Span of a Generation from Israel’s Birth Introduction As a boy I remember feeling the rush of the wind strike my face, the sky grow dark as ominous clouds rolled in and covered the sun.  Then the sounds of the thunder could be heard in the distance and the ... Read More »

Introduction to Discovering the Language of Jesus

What was the language that Jesus communicated in as he taught and interacted with the people of Israel?  Some say it was Greek since that is the language of the New Testament.  Some say Aramaic, picked up by the children of Israel during their seventy-year captivity in Babylon, since they suppose that Hebrew was a dead language at the time ... Read More »

Discovering the Language of Jesus

Introduction A Brief History of Hebrew Eloi, Eloi, Lama Sabachtani Mammon Appendix: Sign on the Cross of Jesus Request a Presentation Descubriendo El Lenguaje de Jesús ¿Hebreo o Arameo? (Spanish) Discovering the Language of Jesus Complete Package (Book, DVD, MP3, e-book) 20% off $24.77 For the last 150 years, both popular and academic views have asserted that Jesus spoke Aramaic ... Read More »


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