S2 EP1 | Jewish in America – What the Pew Survey Missed

Episode 1 February 01, 2022 00:31:53
S2 EP1 | Jewish in America – What the Pew Survey Missed
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Show Notes

Welcome back to A Jew and A Gentile Discuss! We’re excited to begin Season 2 of conversations between Ezra and Carly – a Jew and a Gentile who both believe in Jesus. And now you can also watch A Jew and A Gentile Discuss on YouTube!

Season 2 begins with our co-hosts pulling out some interesting data from the recent Pew Survey about American Jews. They discover some basic statistics that bring up a lot of curious questions. Join them as they talk about:

Along the Way

You’ll also get interesting insight into things like:

Words You Might Learn in This Episode

Rabbinic authorities, secular, Jewish background, Jewish affinity

Scriptures Referenced in This Episode

Romans 11:29, Deuteronomy 18:15

Previous Episodes Recommended

EP025 – Let’s Call It Ezra’s Story

EP022 – I’m a Christian with a Jewish Background – Now What?

EP003 – The Difference Between Messianic Judaism and Christianity

EP045 – Gentile Christians – Where Do They Fit in Messianic Judaism?

Links to the Pew Survey

Pew Research Center: www.pewforum.org

Jewish Americans in 2020

The Size of the U.S. Jewish Population

Jewish Americans in 2020 (PDF of the full report, all 248 pages)

Other Important Stuff

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