When Jesus was asked, "What is the greatest commandment?" He answered with a verse familiar to any Jew, the Sh'ma. This verse is at the core of Judaism and as Jesus confirms, it is at the core of Christianity. Irene Lipson in "The Greatest Commandment" looks in depth at the Sh'ma to show it's implications and fulfillment in Yeshua, our Messiah. Deepen your faith by learning about the Jewish roots of this important Bible verse.
??What is the greatest commandment?? Yeshua answered, ?Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one, and you are to love Adonai your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your understanding and with all your strength.?? (Mk. 12: 28-30) ?Grasp why the Sh?ma is the greatest commandment. ? Discover a deeper understanding of the central creed of Jewish faith. ? Develop new ways to nurture your love for God.