Truth: Emet (Strong's 571) Root: אֱמֶ֑ת (aleph, mem, tav). [Sounds like e'MET] Heart Truth Truth is what you know in your heart to be right and good… and so the best source for truth is God- who is all good, all knowing, and all loving. Deep down, when you are being honest with yourself, your truth and… Continue reading Emet: the TRUTH of who you are
Month: May 2018
Aryeh: the LION of Judah
Lion (generic)- aryeh (Strong’s 743b, 744), Lioness- k’lavi (Strong’s 3833b), Lion- shakh-al (Stong’s 7826), Young Lion- kephir (Strong’s 3715), Cub or whelp of a lion- gur aryeh (Strong’s 1482). Aryeh: אַרְיֵה (aleph, resh, yod, hey). [Sounds like: ar-YAY]. The lions in the Bible were Asiatic lions, not the more commonly identified African lions. There’s not much difference between the two, although… Continue reading Aryeh: the LION of Judah
Helper: defining the EZER woman
Helper/Ally: Ezer (Strong’s 5828)... comes from root azer, to help (Strong’s 5826) Root: עֵ֫זֶר (ayin, zayin, resh). [Sounds like: etz-ehr] This is one of the most misunderstood words in the Bible, but really it’s quite simple: Genesis 2:18 Then YHWH God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make… Continue reading Helper: defining the EZER woman
Wisdom: Where can KHOKMAH be found?
Wisdom: khokmah. feminine noun. (Strong’s 2451); khakam. verb. (Strong's 2449). khakam. adjective. (Strong's 2450); khak'moht. feminine noun. (Strong's 2454). Root: חכם Sounds like khawk-MA. (The first syllable is the guttural letter chet which is spoken like the ch in Bach). Where can wisdom be found? Although wisdom is found throughout the Bible, there are three… Continue reading Wisdom: Where can KHOKMAH be found?