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Manna Bites! || Hebrew – Becoming an Ivriy

Manna Bites is a series of short clips that explores and begins to delve into the Hebraic understanding of the Scriptures, one morsel at a time! Manna Bites! ~ Hebrew: Becoming an Ivriy – take a look into the powerful concept of what it means to be a Hebrew and …

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Furtive Patach – Revealing the Thief || Brenda Mathews

The word Furtive means attempting to avoid being noticed, something hidden or secret.  It means “stolen or sneaky”. 1. The function of the furtive patach is different from the other vowels.  The furtive patach vowel comes before the letter. 2.  There are three Hebrew letters in which the furtive patach will be under …

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The Sheva – Shabbat Hebrew Class by Brenda Mathews

Sheva שְׁוָא : Sheva is the first vowel of Creation – בְּרֵאשִׁית Bereshiyth The Sheva : is under the Bet בְ The Bet בis a preposition and it means “In” or “Within” The Bet is attached to the word Re’shith – Strong’s #7225 רֵאשִׁית chief, head, beginning, a former state, …

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Shabbat Hebrew with Brenda Mathews

We’re so excited to be able to offer these special Shabbat Hebrew Classes! Below are the notes that accompany the teaching portion of this class concerning the meaning of the Hebrew vowel qibbuts! Qibbuts – The 3 Dots We see the word Qibbuts in Isaiah 57:13. Isaiah 57:13– “When thou …

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Hebrew Class || Brenda Mathews

Isaiah 38:16 – “O Lord, by these things men live, and in all these things is the life of my Spirit, so wilt thou recover me and make me to live.” Cholam is the word recover! Recover:  Cholam from the root Strong’s #2492 chalam חָלַם To dream, become strong, powerful …

Daniel McGirr Conference

 We want to thank all of those who made our recent conference a success.  It was a wonderful time, and for those that weren’t here, below you can listen to the amazing teaching shared by Daniel McGirr last month here at Manna!

Gathering Manna: Hebrew Alephbet

Samech סמך = the 15th letter of the Hebrew Alephbet, it forms the “s” sound and can be transliterated as either an “s” or “c”. Samech Word Picture: In Paleo Hebrew, the Samech is the picture of a prop, or support. It represents something that is a support structure. It …

Gathering Manna: The Hebrew Alephbet

Nun = 14th letter of the Hebrew Alephbet, it forms the “n” sound and is transliterated as “n”.  It has two forms, the regular נ and the final nun sofit ן that comes at the end of a word. Nun Word Picture:  In Paleo Hebrew, the Nun is represented by …

Gathering Manna: The Alephbet

Mem מם is the 13th letter of the Hebrew Alephbet and if forms the “M” sound.  It has two forms, the normal “open” Mem מ or the final or “closed” Mem, also known as the Sofit Mem, ם. Mem Word Picture: The Mem in Paleo Hebrew is represented by water.  …

Gathering Manna: The Hebrew Alephbet

Kaf כף is the 11th letter of the Hebrew Alephbet, and it forms the “k” sound, it can be transliterated as a “k”, “ch”, or “kh”. Kaf Word Picture:  In Paleo the Kaf is represented by either the palm of the hand or the sole of the foot.  Because of …

Gathering Manna: The Alephbet

  Yod יוד = 10th letter of the Hebrew Alephbet, it can operate either as a consonant forming the “y” sound or as a vowel taking on the “I” or “ey” or “ei” sound. Yod Word Picture:  In Paleo, the Yod is represented by a right hand or right arm, making …

Gathering Manna: The Alephbet

Tet = 9th letter of the Hebrew Alephbet, it operates as a consonant forming the “t” sound.  Tet Word Picture: The Paleo letter Tet is the picture that almost looks like a snake coiled inside a basket.  But if we look a little closer we can also see the Paleo …