Messianic Judaism is a movement of Jewish people from all walks of life, who believe that Yeshua (Jesus in Hebrew) is the promised Jewish Messiah and Savior for Israel and the world. On the contrary, we have continued to remain strongly Jewish in our identity, lifestyle, and belief that Yeshua is the Jewish Messiah and the fulfillment of true Biblical Judaism. Ironically, the big controversy in the first century was not if it was Jewish to believe in Yeshua (naturally it was) but whether Gentiles could come in without having to “become Jewish! It was always God’s will for the Gentile nations to also receive His Salvation (Is. God told Abraham, that through him all the nations of the earth would be blessed (Gen. At first, the early Messianic Jews did not understand that this was God’s will and proclaimed the Good News of the Messiah only to Jewish people. Error Banner.fade_out.modal_overlay.modal_overlay .modal_wrapper.modal_overlay [email protected](max-width:630px)@media(max-width:630px).modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:hover:before. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner. ” When Messianic Jews finally recognized that God’s Salvation was also for the Gentiles, they began to share the Messiah with the non-Jews as well as with the Jews.
The writers of the Brit Hadashah (New Covenant or New Testament) were Jewish, and for a time, the faith was strictly Jewish.
This was because the majority of believers in Yeshua were now members of Gentile Christianity.
Consequently, Messianic Jews assimilated completely into the Gentile Christian Church.
Surprisingly, Messianic Judaism continued to flourish well into the seventh century A.
D., in spite of the many pressures on the Jews to give up their Messianic faith.
This occurred primarily because there were (and still are) more Gentiles in the world than Jewish people.