But the Lord God helps me; therefore I have not been disgraced; therefore I have set my face like a flint, and I know that I shall not be put to shame.  Isaiah 50:7 (ESV)

LFR Show 31

May 20, 2015

Cliff Garner: False Jewish Messiahs (Part One). GK joins Cliff to review Jerry Rabow’s book “50 Jewish Messiahs: The Untold Life Stories of 50 Jewish Messiahs Since Jesus and How They Changed the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Worlds.” Their discussion goes beyond this work, examining the Hasmoneans and the idea that they were a messianic dynasty, the saviours of Israel in the time just before the Birth of Jesus.