Author: Clifford Denton

  • Developing the Theme of Family through the Torah Portions. Number Twenty-One.

    Dr Clifford Denton. Ki Tisa: Exodus 30:11-34:35 2nd March 2024/22 Adar1 You shall make an altar to burn incense on; you shall make it of acacia wood. (Exodus 30:1) Picture by Helen McNeill The seeming silence of God can be a testing time for anyone. In Israel’s case, Moses was away so long without bringing God’s […]

  • ‘Israel has sinned’.

    Messianic leaders call for national repentance. by Charles Gardner. Messianic congregations in Israel have been called to three days of fasting and prayer, focusing on repentance among themselves as well as the nation. The stirring call, signed by several dozen leaders, said the October 7th massacre had come about because of sin in the land […]


    Britain meekly surrenders to the Islamic agenda. by Charles Gardner. The antisemitic message projected onto Big Ben has understandably provoked much outrage in Britain. It is a shameful betrayal of the Jewish people, and not for the first time in our nation. Pro-Palestinian protestors managed to light up the iconic clock tower with the message […]

  • Developing the Theme of Family through the Torah Portions. Number Twenty.

    Dr Clifford Denton. Tetzaveh: Exodus 27:20-30:10. 24th February 2024/15 Adar1 And you shall make holy garments for Aaron your brother, for glory and for beauty. (Exodus 28:2) Picture by Helen McNeill Last week we suggested a family project based on the construction of the Tabernacle. It is a project that can take place over several weeks […]

  • Netivyah Bible Instruction Ministry.

    February 23, 2024. By Joseph Shulam – From Mount Juliet, Tennessee, USA Yesterday afternoon, we arrived in Mount Juliet, Tennessee. We are in the home of our son and daughter-in-law. We had a good night’s sleep and are ready to do the Jerusalem Prayer List from Middle Tennessee. I woke up this morning and had a […]

  • ‘Don’t mention the war!’

    Churches get involved in a ludicrous comedy of errors. by Charles Gardner. LONDON, February 22, 2024 – It’s one of the most well-known lines from one of the best-loved British television comedies of all time – the 1970s series of Fawlty Towers featuring the hapless Basil Fawlty (played by John Cleese) running a shambles of […]

  • Developing the Theme of Family through the Torah Portions. Number Nineteen.

    Dr Clifford Denton. Terumah: Exodus 25:1-27:19 17th February 2024/8 Adar1 Speak to the children of Israel, that they bring Me an offering. From everyone who gives it willingly with his heart you shall take My offering. (Exodus 25:2) Picture by Helen McNeill We are with Moses on the mountain, reading the clear instructions for the building of […]


    The Father longs for the return to the fold of the Prodigal Son. by Charles Gardner. The question of whether Jesus is for the Jewish people has come up again of late. It is, of course, a very crucial one. The call from Orthodox Jew Jonathan Feldstein for evangelists to come and preach Jesus to […]

  • Developing the Theme of Family through the Torah Portions. Number Eighteen.

    Dr Clifford Denton. Mishpatim: Exodus 21:1-24:18 10th February 2024/1 Adar1 Then the Lord said to Moses, “Come up to Me on the mountain and be there; and I will give you tablets of stone, and the law and commandments which I have written, that you may teach them. (Exodus 24:12) Picture by Helen McNeill The Ten Commandments set the […]

  • Developing the Theme of Family through the Torah Portions. Number Seventeen.

    Dr Clifford Denton. Yitro: Exodus 18:1-20:26 3rd February 2024/Sh’vat 24 All the people witnessed the thunderings, the lightning flashes, the sound of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking (Exodus 20:18) Picture by Helen McNeill Let us consider the similarities between events in this week’s portion and our lives as believers today. In many ways we are in […]