Yeshivat Shuvu Year Alef is an eight-module online program that allows you to dive into the Jewish Roots of your faith. The courses are pre-recorded, this allow you to take the lessons on your own time and pace in the commodity of your home, school, or office.
The centrality of the Yeshivat Shuvu Year Alef program is to understand Yeshua (Jesus) in a deeper way. In each module, we will explore the words of Yeshua, Paul and Moses understanding the religious and cultural context of Yeshua's time.
The Yeshivat Shuvu Year Alef program will help you to understand the Jewish context of the Gospel message by connecting the New Testament with the Torah (Five Books of Moses) Pastor Matt has trained under Messianic Rabbis for several years.
Pastor Matt McKeown
Matt is the Senior Pastor at the United Brethren in Christ Church (UBIC) in Holly Hill Florida. It is his desire to see Jewish people recognize Yeshua as the Jewish Messiah and for Christians to recognize the Jewish foundation of their faith.
Rabbi Dr. Itzhak Shapira
Tzahi (Itzhak) Shapira was born and raised in a traditional Sephardic Jewish home in Israel. After years of studying Rabbinic Jewish texts, he found the Messiah within the Hebrew writings. He serves as the Shaliach Tzibbur of Yeshivat Shuvu.
Eldad in the early 90's, he pursued a B.A. in Jewish History at Haifa University, graduating Summa cum laude in 1995, followed by an M.A. in Jewish History from the same university, specializing in the 2nd Temple era through the Talmudic era.