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 600 articles. More from Steve on his Saltshakers website.


At the other end of the Christian landscape are those modern-day inheritors of the "re-examinations" of Jesus and the Bible in the 19th Century.... More

The Jews in Babylonia were sorely tempted. Their exile must have been a wrenching experience but their new home had its 'plus points'. After... More

It was now over 10 years since the death of the godly Josiah and despite all of his reforms, the ungodly practices had yet again returned big... More

The Promised Land was now only sparsely populated, with refugees from elsewhere in the Assyrian empire in the north and poor farmers in the south.... More

Meet Theodore Dusty.He is extremely Bible literate, brought up in a strict brethren environment and force-fed the Word of God, albeit in a very... More

The Second Temple (Solomon's Temple being the first) was completed in 516 BC and it took twenty years to build. A reason for this late completion... More

Word of Faith is what you get when you scratch the surface of the prosperity teachers, with their impeccable dress sense, lavish lifestyles and... More

A decline had set in and, very soon, there were no prophets in the land to bring the Jewish people back to God. God's voice was seemingly silent... More

Now that you've had some grounding, it is time to move to the next step. We are now going to approach five battlegrounds, five areas of conflict... More