220
Jewish-Christian Studies
Jewish-Christian Studies

Shalom Learning Center is an educational institution of the North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventists serving the territories of US, Canada, and Bermuda.

Worship
Worship

The Seventh-day Adventist faith is convinced about the fundamental unity between the Hebrew Bible and the New Testament. The New Testament is itself a Jewish book and is best understood within Jewish religious and cultural context.

Jewish-Christian Dialogue
Jewish-Christian Dialogue

The Shalom Learning Center exists for two primary purposes: to teach Christians the Hebraic roots of their faith and to build bridges of understanding and friendship between the Seventh-day Adventist and Jewish Communities.

Weekly Parasha

nasso        

Featured Article

israel-yesterday-today-and-tomorrowA Jew Meets Christianity It was beautiful summer Sunday of 1985. My friend Victor and I, two high school students, lazily strolled through the streets of...

Featured Videos

Study With Us

programsPlease read this article in order to get information about our programs.

Upcoming Events

Shabbat Shalom Magazine

  • Interview
  • Scripture
  • Viewpoint
  • Dialogue
  • More...
Cantor Michael Weisser: Prayer

Cantor Michael Weisser has served Congregation B’nai Jeshrun, a Reform Jewish congregation in Lincoln,Nebraska since 1988. He pr

Dr. Jacob Milgrom: Torah

What is the Torah for Judaism yesterday and today? Professor Jacob Milgrom, rabbi and specialist in the book of Leviticus, discuss

Rabbi Elliot B. Gertel: family.

Rabbi Elliot B. Gertel has been spiritual leader of Congregation Rodfei Zedek in Chicago since 1988, after having been Rabbi of Co

Rabbi Morley T. Feinstein: Jewish faith in the Messiah

Rabbi Morley T. Feinstein is the spiritual leader of Temple Beth-El of South Bend, Indiana. He is married to Nancy Lichtenstein, a

Interview Ariel A. Roth

Dr. Ariel A. Roth was born in Geneva, Switzerland, and grew up in Europe, the Caribbean and North America. Holding a Ph.D. degree

All in All: The Hebrew Conception of the Human Person

What can I learn about myself in the ancient Scriptures? Shmah Israel Hashem Eloheynu Hashem Ehad,” “Hear O Israel: the Lord

The Hebrew Concept of Health

It seems that there is no Hebrew concept of health. Nowhere in the Bible do we find prescriptions about how to be healthy. We do

Eating is Holy

Eating can be holier than fasting,”1 writes Martin Buber. Because the God of Israel is the God of Creation, eating is indeed an

How and Why Worship?

The Bible does not explain what worship is or why or how we should worship. The living experience of Israel bowing before her God

Seven Perspectives in the Book of Daniel

The book of Daniel is the Bible in microcosm. Indeed, it contains the essence of biblical truth. For Daniel is not simply a religi

Wine and Spirits.

The question of alcoholic beverages has been the concern of many religious communities. For both Jewish and Christian communities,

Lessons from Daniel on State and Church

American Jews have thrived because the separation of church and state has protected our freedom. The Jewish commitment to separati

The Sabbath and the Sanctuary

Biblical theology understood the Israelite Sanctuary as representative of the whole world that God created. The description of the

A Saga of War and Peace

The Event Mourning Yitzhak Rabin    One of Israel’s fiercest warriors and most admired heroes, and yet one who became the bol

Personal Agony and Therapy

The Rwandan crisis of the last months was launched by the breaking out of the war in October, 1990, even though its real causes go

Rolf Rendtorff

Rolf Rendtorff is Professor Emeritus of Old Testament Theology. From 1958 to 1963, he was Professor at the Kirchliche Hochschule

When the Church Was a Synagogue

Jews and Christians commonly think of their faiths as two separate religions, but in the beginning it was not so, nor need it be s

Interview Rabbi David Rosen

The tragedy of Jewish-Christian relations viewed by a Rabbi of the Anti-Defamation League in Jerusalem. Rabbi David Rosen was bor

Judaism and Adventism: Similarities and Differences

The objective description of similarities and differences appearing here will provide a clear and immediate overview of the nature

Brad H. Young: Jewishness of Jesus

Brad is a Christian and a native of Oklahoma who went to Israel and earned two gradu­ate degrees from the Hebrew University. His

Life on Mars?

Perhaps there hasn’t been more excitement about outer space since the first Apollo landing? Or, maybe, since half a century ago

A Dramatic Encounter

Moses and Jesus In dream I saw two Jews that met by chance, One old, stern-eyed, deep-browed, yet garlanded With living light o

The Sabbath and the Sanctuary

Biblical theology understood the Israelite Sanctuary as representative of the whole world that God created. The description of the

Lessons from Daniel on State and Church

American Jews have thrived because the separation of church and state has protected our freedom. The Jewish commitment to separati

The Joy: To Remember and Hope

This is a holy time, a special occasion, in which to enjoy celebration. The feasts help us to remember the past miracle of salvati

Follow Us On Facebook

Shalom Learning Center

Shalom Learning Center is in the business of education. Our primary purpose is to educate both Christians and Jews about each other. Through educating both Jews and Christians we can effectively deal with antisemitism and other forms of discrimination. We are also able to help individuals who are Jewish but did not grow up practicing Judaism to receive an education in culturally appropriate manner.