It was the Torah and only the Torah that preserved the Jewish people through millennia of dispersion and decimation. It is the Torah that must fire their hearts, inspire their minds, and guide their actions. Only by upholding the Torah shall they overcome their enemies and the present danger.
Christian scholars in Europe, lacking even the most elementary knowledge of Jewish culture and custom, mistranslated the Hebrew word for the name of God, and created a word which has no meaning in Hebrew. Unfortunately, they have never properly corrected their mistake.
Popular Christian teachings generally state that tithing is required, and usually for the support of the local church. This teaching has bought torment to many people trying to do as the Lord commands. What do the Scriptures really say about tithing?
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