Yeshua Explored

Author Steve Maltz reveals more about the life and Jewish background of Jesus in this fascinating journey back to the very roots of our Christian faith. A new article is posted every Monday, with an archive of over 500 articles. More from Steve on his Saltshakers website.


The two towering figures of Acts, Peter and Paul, were dead, martyred at around the same time in Rome. A few years later, only John, of the original... More

 'I will make you into a great nation and I will bless you; I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing. I will bless those who bless... More

In a previous article, two key questions were posed.Firstly, who are the descendants of Abraham who would inherit the promises of the land? It... More

The apostles and early disciples were pioneers of a new tradition, teachings direct from God Himself. They went by the name of "the Way" and... More

The best way of getting a grip of the murky world of heresies is to start with the first encounter with a heretic by the apostles in the Book... More

In one sense Jesus had changed nothing. After all, hadn't he said:"Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not... More

Don't you know that a little yeast works through the whole batch of dough? Get rid of the old yeast that you may be a new batch without yeast... More

To return to the question about the identity of the descendants of Abraham as far as the unconditional covenant is concerned, it's all explained... More

The LORD had said to Abram, "Leave your country, your people and your father's household and go to the land I will show you "I will make you... More

Joshua died before things started to go badly wrong. We are shown this at the start of the book of Judges. The Israelites still had more fighting... More