Text and Context Session 4: The Tallit - Prayer Shawl
Author: Desi Maxwell
Product code: MP534
Like most Jewish rabbis of His day, Jesus wore the "Tallit" - Prayer Shawl - with its tasselled fringes or Tzitziot. Desi gives us a detailed explanation of their significance, drawing useful object lessons that challenge us to look...remember...do.
About the Author
Desi grew up in Co. Antrim, N. Ireland. After studies at the University of Ulster, then Westminster and Princeton theological Seminaries, he entered pastoral ministry for seven years: three in Canada, followed by four in Belfast.
For the next twenty years he lectured at Belfast Bible College (and remains a senior teaching fellow), before seeking to bring the classroom to the living room through “Xplorations”, the ministry he co-founded and directs with his wife Heather.
He has studied at Dwight Pryor’s Haverim Schools of Discipleship and comes with his warm recommendation as a gifted teacher with his own unique presentation and introduction to Jesus in His Jewish world.
Click here to see a brief introduction of his ministry