Our Jewish Heritage
Product code: BT105
A compendium of five articles by Derek White and Mendel Nunn, examining various aspects of our Hebraic heritage.
This series of booklets draws together previously published single subject articles on similar themes. They have been written by and for Christian Friends of Israel, and are being re-issued to enable a better understanding of Israel in relation to the Bible, current affairs, history, prayer, and the Church's Jewish roots.
Topics covered in this compendium:
- Has the Church Replaced Israel?
- Recovering our Jewish Heritage
- Boast Not Against the Brances
- Fish, Storms and a Boat
About the Authors
Mendel Num was born in Latvia in 1918 and immigrated to Israel in 1939. He joined Kibbutz Ein-Gev in 1941, working for the next twenty years as a fisherman on the Sea of Galilee. He received the Ben-Zvi Prize in 1964 for his book “Ancient Jewish Fishery” (in Hebrew).
Worked as a chemist/analyst in the chemical industry for 25 years before entering pastoral ministry in a local church in Surrey.
After being the UK director of the International Christian Embassy, Jerusalem from 1981 to 1985 he went on to help found Christian Friends of Israel in December 1985, and he served as the Director of CFI-UK until the end of May 2001.
He visited Israel over 50 times in connection with the work of CFI, and since his retirement continues to visit the Land on a regular basis to meet with and encourage Believers in Yeshua/Jesus across all sections of Israel’s population. He is a prolific writer on issues relating to Israel and the Hebraic roots of Christianity.