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.


Who are considered eccentric, ignorant, primitive, even an embarrassment to other Christians? More

Does this ring a bell? You meet someone at a Church meeting. He's a Christian and he makes an immediate impression on you. But not a good impression.... More

The next three Kings of Judah, Amaziah, Azariah and Jotham blew hot and cold. On the positive side they 'did what was right in the eyes of the... More

Now back to the Deists. These folk, who had relegated God to the role as the one who got the Universe started, were still around in the 19th... More

The end came during the reign of Hoshea, the twentieth ruler, who came to the throne in 732 BC. Ironically, although he was evil, he hadn't sunk... More

The 19th Century brought about a range of competing movements, some good, some bad, all depending on your viewpoint. Taking our viewpoint as... More

In 841BC, King Jehu was the new King in Israel, ordained by a prophet and ordered to finally rid the earth of the house of Ahab on account of... More

Ahab was a particular scoundrel, who 'did more evil in the eyes of the Lord than any of those before him' and 'did more to provoke the Lord,... More

There was a group of British philosophers known as the empiricists. They believed that what was most important was experience, figuring out the... More

What God had ordained, came about and this is how it happened.Jeroboam was one of Solomon's favoured officials who was told by the prophet Ahijah,... More