March First Friday – Dr Richard Harvey: “Messianic Jews Today”

When:
2nd March 2018 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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We would like to let you know that our guest speaker for this Friday, Rabbi Richard Harvey, had to cancel his coming down here due to the weather conditions. We are really sorry about that, but there will be hopefully another date arranged with him.

We will still have our Friday night meeting here tomorrow, as well as the men’s day on Saturday. So we look forward to all of you who are able to come!

The speaker for our First Friday Fellowship Meeting for March will be Dr Richard Harvey, speaking on the theme “Messianic Jews today”.

Richard is a Messianic Jew and well known speaker and author.  He has been involved in dialogue about reconciliation between the Roman Catholic Church and Messianic Jews. He spoke about this dialogue with Fr. Peter Hocken (just before Fr Peter passed away), giving a presentation in Rome at the Urbania University, on the 2nd of June 2017 as part of the official program of the Golden Jubilee of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal.  (More information here: http://www.isidor.se/Portals/10/documents/eccrnews/EUCCRIL-305-Final-contribution-father-Peter-Hocken-1932-2017-webversion.pdf?ver=2017-09-27-110141-663)

The Saturday morning following will be a Men’s day at which Richard will also be speaking – Contact Us to book in to stay over night.

Join us as we seek the Lord together – All welcome

See the Calendar of Events for Friday night speakers on other dates

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Richard is a UK based-Jewish believer in Jesus (Yeshua) who has served with the Church’s Ministry among the Jewish people (CMJ) and as UK Director of Jews for Jesus. He became a believer in Jesus in 1974 from a Liberal Jewish background. His and his wife’s story are told in “But I’m Jewish!”

He taught Hebrew Bible and Jewish Studies at All Nations Christian College, UK, and was Academic Dean and Director of Postgraduate Studies. He is a past President of the International Messianic Jewish Alliance (IMJA). His PhD was supervised by Rabbi Dan Cohn-Sherbok and is published as Mapping Messianic Jewish Theology: A Constructive  Approach (2009). He is now Senior Researcher with Jews for Jesus, and spends his time writing, teaching, training, mentoring and drinking coffee in UK, Israel and around the world. His most recent book “Luther and the Jews: Putting Right the Lies” (Wipf and Stock, 2017) is a timely contribution to the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

He is married to Monica, who is also a Jewish believer in Jesus, and has two children and three grandchildren. His website www.mmjt.eu and academia.edu page has many of his articles, presentations, power-points, etc. 

 

 

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