INTRODUCTION TO NUMBERS
N-INTRO-1: At this point in the Torah, it has only been ONE YEAR since the Israelites left Egypt
N-INTRO-2: Could you in one year transform from being thoroughly pagan to thoroughly Godly?
N-INTRO-3: The 3 Aspects of the Law you MUST UNDERSTAND When Studying Torah
N-INTRO-4: The New Testament makes abundant use of the Book of Numbers
N-INTRO-5: The first ten chapters of Numbers takes place within a mere three-week period!!!
N-INTRO-6: The Torah rituals are the key to understanding the Bible and God’s plan for mankind
N-INTRO-7: The Nazarite is a model of how a gentile becomes a believer in the God of Israel
N-INTRO-8: The Commands of the Torah are NOT for unbelievers to follow!!!
N-INTRO-9: You can’t intellectualize your way into a relationship with our Father in Heaven
N-INTRO-10: Basic Hebrew grammar tells us that YHWH must be a 3-syllable word
N-INTRO-11: Did the name ‘Jesus’ name originate from the Greek god Zeus?
NUMBERS CHAPTER ONE
N1-1: The Bible is a book of love and peace but also a WAR MANUAL!
N1-2: How the Biblical censuses show us the typical structure of Hebrew society
N1-3: Don’t forget that the tribes of Ephraim and Manasseh TOGETHER represent Joseph
N1-4: If we cannot believe in the miracles of God, how can we trust Him?
N1-5: Were non-Hebrews counted in the military census?
N1-6: Why wasn’t the Tribe of Levi included in the census?
N1-7: All that stood between the total destruction of Israel by God was the Levites
N1-8: The Levites were anything but Gandhi-like pacifist monks
NUMBERS CHAPTER TWO
N2-1: How Israel was placed around the Tabernacle was identical to Pharaoh’s formation in Egypt
N2-2: What is the real chief cause of anti-Semitism?
N2-3: As the firstborn, why didn’t Reuben became the Head Leader of Israel?
N2-4: Understanding tribalism is key to understanding much of TORAH
NUMBERS CHAPTER THREE
N3-1: In terms of HOLINESS, Aaron’s clan was elevated ABOVE the other clans within Levi
N3-2: The Key Hebrew Phrase That Reveals What The REAL JOB Of The Levites Was
N3-3: The one Biblical principle that has been forgotten by both Christianity and Judaism
N3-4: Ancestor worship was widespread among the Israelites during Moses’ time
N3-5: Per strict Jewish law, a baby less than one-month old was NOT considered a person
N3-6: The census in Numbers Three wasn’t conducted by humans
N3-7: Who will conduct the FINAL CENSUS at the end of time?
N3-8: A scriptural example of a Hebrew marriage that would have been forbidden AFTER Sinai
N3-9: How the Bible is different from Eastern traditions that have you meditate for hours on end
N3-10: Most Christian commentators mistakenly treat ‘Levites’ and ‘Priests’ as the same
N3-11: God warns the firstborn (the former priests) if they approach the sanctuary, they will DIE!
N3-12: The number of firstborn Israelites that exceeded the Levites were redeemed by money
N3-13: Why wasn’t John the Baptist redeemed even though he was the firstborn?
N3-14: A look at Yeshua’s firstborn redemption in the Gospel of Luke from a Torah perspective
NUMBERS CHAPTER FOUR
N4-1: If you don’t understand ‘TRIBALISM’, you’re NOT going to understand the Bible, period!!!
N4-2: Due to changing circumstances and no Temple, NOBODY can follow Torah perfectly
N4-3: Though the Tabernacle was wrapped in three layers of coverings, to touch it meant DEATH!
N4-4: On what basis does G-d choose those for special service to Him?
N4-5: G-d’s worship system is NOT 10% of the believers doing and the remaining 90% observing
NUMBERS CHAPTER FIVE
N5-1: The Three Conditions That Spelled Instant Excommunication From The Camp Of Israel
N5-2: The One Torah Concept The Gentile Church Has Failed To Understand: RITUAL IMPURITY
N5-3: Why do Bad Things Happen To Good People And Vice Versa?
N5-4: How the Levitical Operations At The Tabernacle Teaches Us To Avoid The UNCLEAN
N5-5: Did Yeshua do away with all the UNCLEANNESS in the world?
N5-6: The Sacrificial System Was NOT An Automatic Forgiveness Vending Machine
N5-7: You CANNOT Ignore Your Relationships With Other Believers And Expect Things To Go Well
N5-8: How Ancient Israel Treated Adultery Different Than Any Other Nation
N5-9: The Water Ritual In Numbers Chapter Five Can Be Found In Many Other Ancient Cultures
N5-10: A Close Up Look At The Water Ritual Procedures For The Wife Suspected Of Adultery
N5-11: Sorry but Yeshua did NOT forgive the woman ‘caught in adultery’ in John 8
N5-12: What Yeshua REALLY MEANT when he said ‘Let he who is without sin throw the first stone!’
N5-13: What was Yeshua writing in the dust with his finger in front of the suspected adulteress?
N5-14: How Tradition Altered The Torah-Ordained Consequences For Adultery
N5-15: Adultery only has meaning if a husband remains faithful to his wife
NUMBERS CHAPTER SIX
N6-1: Was Yeshua A Nazarite?
N6-2: There Is No Commandment That Establishes The Office Of Nazarite For Life
N6-3: Surefire Evidence Paul Kept The Law After Being Born Again
N6-4: Were Levite Priests Also Allowed To Take The Nazarite Vow?
N6-5: You Would NEVER See A Nazarite At A Barber Shop In Ancient Israel
N5-6: Why was a Nazarite forbidden from eating or even touching grapes?
N6-7: The Number One Reason Why John The Baptist Could Not Have Been A Nazarite
N6-8: How Hebrew As A Root-Language Is Similar To Chinese And Japanese
N6-9: How practically every English Bible MISTRANSLATES verse 6:12 in the Book of Numbers!!!
N6-10: The Ancients Believed One’s Thought Processes Occurred In The Heart, NOT The Brain
N6-11: Understanding The True Biblical Meaning Of The Word ‘BLESSING’
NUMBERS CHAPTER SEVEN
N7-1: At this point in Scripture, it has ONLY been about 14 months since Israel left Egypt
N7-2: The UNFORSEEN Consequences That Result When One Violates Torah
N7-3: The Origin of HANUKKAH Began Right Here In The Book of Numbers
N7-4: The order of the tribal HANUKKAH offerings prophesied the rise of Judah and Ephraim
N7-5: Moses did NOT stand inside the Holy of Holies!
NUMBERS CHAPTER EIGHT
N8-1: The Menorah Light Shining On The Shewbread Symbolized God’s Blessing Upon Israel
N8-2: From this point in Scripture, the Levites are officially no longer counted as part of Israel
N8-3: Why the Baptism Debate Comparing ‘SPRINKLING’ versus ‘IMMERSION’ Has No Grounds
N8-4: The Levites Are A Perfect Demonstration Of God’s Justice System At Work
N8-5: The Sacrificial System Demonstrates God Is Incapable Of Ignoring Unjustly Spilled Blood
N8-6: Understanding The Biblical Principle Of Atonement From The Perspective Of REDEMPTION
NUMBERS CHAPTER NINE
N9-1: The Three Categories of People Who Left Egypt During the Exodus
N9-2: At the first Passover in Egypt, ONLY the lives of the firstborns were in danger
N9-3: Why isn’t the Feast of Unleavened Bread mentioned along with Passover in Numbers 9?
N9-4: There Is To Be ONE Law For BOTH The Foreigner And The Citizen Of The Land
N9-5: Scholars Who Tear Their Hair Out About the Timing of The Last Supper Miss This One Point
N9-6: What ‘Eating The Lord’s Bread In An Unworthy Manner’ Means From A Torah Perspective
N9-7: God’s Presence Manifesting In Our Lives Is Linked To Our OBEDIENCE To His Commands
NUMBERS CHAPTER TEN
N10-1: The Primary Purpose of the Silver Trumpets Used In Ancient Israel
N10-2: Most Bible Translations MISTAKENLY Treat SHOFARS And Trumpets as the Same Thing
N10-3: The Blowing Of The Trumpets Were As Prayers Being Raised Up To The Heavens
N10-4: The Use Of Trumpets In The New Testament Follows What Has Been Established In Torah
N10-5: Worship and Prayer Are NOT Substitutes for Action, They Are The Means To Action!
N10-6: In Scripture, the Term ‘FATHER’ applies equally to one’s biological father or grandfather!
N10-7: And Yet Again, More Evidence That Mount Sinai Was NOT located On The Sinai Peninsula
N10-8: In Scripture ‘they traveled for three days’ does NOT mean a 3-day journey. What?!
N10-9: Did the Ark travel in front of or in the midst of Israel?
N10-10: How Israel’s Enemies Viewed the Ark of the Covenant
N10-11: The Ancient Hebrew MILITARY Poem Read Aloud In Synagogues Around The World
NUMBERS CHAPTER ELEVEN
N11-1: The Awesome Connection the Apostle Paul Drew Between Numbers 11 and Believers Today!
N11-2: Since Yeshua has ‘PAID THE PRICE’, is it true that a believer will NOT be punished for his or her sin?
N11-3: The Often Forgotten Formula for Winning Over the Evil Inclination (YETSER HARAH)!
N11-4: How Moses’ Prayers on Behalf Of Israel Points To The Intercessory Work Of Messiah
N11-5: It was the ‘Mixed Multitude’ and NOT the Israelites who started the grumbling in the Sinai Desert!
N11-6: The People’s Complaints About Not Having ‘meat’ To Eat Was NOT About Meat! Say What?!
N11-7: How Torah Teaches Us The Difference Between A Healthy And Abusive Relationship
N11-8: AWESOME Scriptural Proof That The Indwelling Of The Holy Spirit In Men Did NOT Begin In The NT!!!
N11-9: There Is No Clearer Word-Picture Of How The Holy Spirit Works Than What’s Presented In Numbers 11
N11-10: The Idea Of The Holy Spirit Indwelling In Men Began In TORAH, NOT The New Testament!!!
N11-11: Looong Before John’s Gospel, Judaism Had Already Identified A Divine Being Known As THE WORD
N11-12: The Book of Matthew Should Have Immediately Followed After The Book Of Ezra
N11-13: Why Did God Require The Israelites To Be ‘Consecrated’ BEFORE Receiving The Meat?
N11-14: More Evidence That What Happened During Pentecost As Depicted In Acts FIRST Occurred In Torah
N11-15: Evidence From Torah That God Desires ALL MEN To Receive His Holy Spirit
N11-16: Has Adonai’s Arm Grown Short?
N11-17: Would You Rather Eat The Meat Of This World Or The Manna From Heaven?
NUMBERS CHAPTER TWELVE
N12-1: Torah Demonstrates That All ‘MEDIATORS’ between God And Israel Were Men (100% Flesh & Blood)
N12-2: Who Exactly Was Moses’ Ethiopian Wife?
N12-3: What The Original Hebrew Tells Us About Moses Being The ‘HUMBLEST’ Man On Earth
N12-4: Was The Ark Of The Covenant Kept Always Kept In The Same Tent?
N12-5: How God’s Intimate Relationship with Moses Points to Messiah
N12-6: Why Moses Is Revered Above All The Prophets In Judaism
N12-7: For the millionth time, What Most English Bibles Refer To As ‘Leprosy’ is NOT ‘Leprosy’!!!
N12-8: Eight Awesome Ways The Life & Work of Moses Foreshadows the Messiah
N12-9: Aaron addresses Moses as ‘Lord’ and begs forgiveness on behalf of the Father! Notice A Pattern Here?
N12-10: After Aaron’s Plea, God Healed Miriam’s TZARA-AT On The Spot. How do we know this?
N12-11: Our Individual Sins (whether done in secret or out in the open) Will Always Affect Others
NUMBERS CHAPTER THIRTEEN
N13-1: The Lessons We Can Learn From The First Tragic Fall Of Israel
N13-2: Understanding The Difference Between ‘SPYING’ And ‘SCOUTING’ (It’s a big difference!)
N13-3: The Awesome Reason Why Moses Changed Hoshea’s Name To Y’HOSHUA
N13-4: Before Jerusalem, Do You Know Which City Was Considered To Be The Unnamed Capital Of Israel?
N13-5: The Verse ‘they carried a cluster of grapes between two of them on a pole’ Is NOT To Be taken Literally
N13-6: The One Mindset That Has Caused The Tragic Downfall Of A Believer More Than Any Other Thing
N13-7: There Isn’t One Word In Scripture That Says Israel Should Give Up Their Land For The Sake Of ‘Peace’
NUMBERS CHAPTER FOURTEEN
N14-1: You CANNOT Be Against God’s Chosen Mediator And At The Same Time Be For God
N14-2: This Is A Perfect Demonstration Of How NOT To Act When You Have A Bone To Pick With The Lord
N14-3: It Is To The FAITHFUL AND THE OBEDIENT That Victory Belongs!
N14-4: The Land of Israel Is Protected By Divine Beings Under Adonai’s Control
N14-5: Religious Ritual Minus A Sincere Heart Means Nothing
N14-6: Moses Had The Power To Sway The Father
N14-7: The One Biblical Principle You’ve Probably Never Been Taught In All Your Church-going Years
N14-8: Understanding SALACH-The Forgiveness That ONLY God Can Offer
N14-9: A Quote Straight From The Heart Of Judaism The Anti-Missionaries Do NOT Want You To See
N14-10: The Lord Doles Out Punishment For Sin In EXACT PROPORTION To The Size Of The Sin Committed
N14-11: Trying To Reopen A Window Of Opportunity God Has Already Closed Due To Faithlessness Is Futile
N14-12: Reading the NT Minus Understanding Torah Is Like Attempting Algebra Minus Studying Basic Math
N14-13: How Yeshua’s Sacrifice Put An End To Generational Sins FOREVER!
NUMBERS CHAPTER FIFTEEN
N15-1: Why Scholars Have Doubted The Authenticity Of Numbers Chapter 15 And Why They’re WRONG!
N15-2: The Torah Contradicts The Modern Church’s Teaching That All Sins Are The Same In God’s Eyes
N15-3: The One Hebrew Word You’ve Just Gotta Understand If You’re A Gentile Believer In Yeshua
N15-4: In Scripture, The Hebrew Word GER (Foreigners) Was Sometimes Applied to Israel Too!
N15-5: Does God Expect The Grafted-In Gentile Believer In Yeshua To Obey Torah Today?
N15-6: A Review Of The Word GER And The Awesome Implications It Has For Gentile Believers Today
N15-7: What Paul Really Meant When He Said “PUTTING YOURSELF UNDER THE LAW”
N15-8: For If The Firstfruit (Messiah) Be Holy, The Lump (Israel) Is Also Holy
N15-9: God Held Israel Responsible For Their Sins On BOTH A Communal And Individual Level
N15-10: Even The GER (foreigner) Who Dwelt In Israel Was Held Responsible For Israel’s Sins
N15-11: KARET-The Most Feared Biblical Punishment Of Them All
N15-12: Why Did God Order A Man Stoned To Death For Just Gathering Sticks Of Wood To Start A Fire?
N15-13: Before Israel, TZITZIT Was Used As A Form Of Legal Identification
N15-14: Is The ‘DO NO WORK’ On Shabbat Command Actually Referring To Child Sacrifice To Molech?
N15-15: The Spiritual Meaning of David Cutting Off A piece Of The TZITZIT From King Saul’s Garment
N15-16: Why Don’t Many TZITZIT In Use Today Have A Blue Thread Running Through Them?
N15-17: Let’s Fix One Of The Most POORLY TRANSLATED VERSES In All Of Scripture
N15-18: How a 3-Zone Hierarchy Of Holiness Is Seen In Both The Wilderness Tabernacle And The Garments Israel Wore
N15-19: Did Yeshua wear TZITZIT?
N15-20: Should A Gentile Believer In Yeshua Wear TZITZIT Or Not?
N15-21: A Quick Review Of Everything We’ve Learned About TZITZIT So Far
NUMBERS CHAPTER SIXTEEN
N16-1: What Happens When You Rebel Against God’s Chosen Mediators?
N16-2: One Rebellious Levite PLUS Two Frustrated Israelites Equals What? COMPLETE CHAOS!!!
N16-3: The SINGLE BIGGEST, ABSOLUTE NUMBER ONE REASON Why There Is No Peace In The World
N16-4: How Datan And Aviram’s Rebellion Was Connected To Reuben’s Sexual Infidelity 200 Years Earlier
N16-5: The Torah Definition of the ‘UNFORGIVABLE SIN’
N16-6: Even If Innocent, We May Be Seen As Guilty If We Keep Company With The Wicked
N16-7: When Moses Pronounced Judgement On Korah And His Men, He Was Acting On His Own Accord
N16-8: The REAL REASON Why Korah And The 250 Men Were Destroyed By Fire
N16-9: Ancient Hebrew Beliefs About The Afterlife Were Rooted In Egyptian Thought
N16-10: The Torah Reveals The Falsehood Of The Teaching Known As ‘ETERNAL SECURITY’
N16-11: Numbers Sixteen Teaches Us That NOT Everyone Is Permitted To Approach God
NUMBERS CHAPTER SEVENTEEN
N17-1: How God Transforms Those Objects Connected To Our Sin Into Physical Reminders to NOT Sin
N17-2: How the Rebels Viewed Moses As A Don Corleone
N17-3: Are You With The World Or With The WORD?
N17-4: The NUMBER ONE STUMBLING BLOCK Facing The Human Race Today
N17-5: The Story Of The Rebel Korah Is How One Rotten Apple Can Ruin The Whole Bunch
N17-6: Two Mind-Blowing HOLINESS CONNECTIONS That Can Only Be Seen In The Original Hebrew
NUMBERS CHAPTER EIGHTEEN
N18-1: Was Yeshua Really Arrested By Roman Soldiers?
N18-2: Understanding the Tribe of Levi’s SPECIAL ROLE within Israel
N18-3: How Tithing Transformed HOLY Food Into COMMON Food
N18-4: What Your Pastor Never Taught You About Holiness (Because He Has No Idea)-PART ONE
N18-5: What Your Pastor Never Taught You About Holiness (Because He Has No Idea)-PART TWO
N18-6: Is It A Sin For A Believer To Marry An Unbeliever?-PART ONE
N18-7: Is It A Sin For A Believer To Marry An Unbeliever?-PART TWO
N18-8: Bible Education In The Church Remains Stagnant At The Elementary Level
NUMBERS CHAPTER NINETEEN
N19-1: How A Famous Rabbi Answered A Gentile When Accused Of Performing Sorcery
N19-2: The Characteristics Of The Animal To Be Used In The Red Heifer Sacrifice
N19-3: The Impurity Of A Corpse Is SO HIGH That Even Approaching A Dead Body Renders One Unclean
N19-4: The SAME ASHES OF THE RED HEIFER that made the unclean clean also make the clean unclean!
N19-5: Surprise! KADOSH Does NOT Really Mean ‘Holy’!
N19-6: Why Would God Create A Sacrifice (Like the Red Heifer Offering) That Causes Impurity?
N19-7: SURPRISE! The So-Called ‘Sin Offering’ Does NOT Atone For Sins At All!!!
N19-8: The Mind-Blowing Connection Between The Red Heifer Ritual And Yeshua’s Sacrifice
NUMBERS CHAPTER TWENTY
N20-1: Why Are The Accounts Of Death In The Bible SO DIFFERENT Than Any Other Body Of Literature?