Kabbalah, mysticism and Noah

by | Apr 2, 2014 | Podcast

Screen shot 2014-04-02 at 8.23.43 AM Today we are looking at film elements in the new Noah Movie starring Russell Crowe, Anthony Hopkins and Emma Watson. One reviewer has spotted something interesting that others might not have noticed: Elements of the mystical practice of Kabbalah, an eastern belief system roughly based on Judaism and made popular in recent years by celebs like Madonna.  This film reviewer, Dr. Brian Mattson, is a theologian whose article, titled Symapthy for the Devil, has gone viral. We’re going to hear from him later on about all the reaction to his article, including those pastors he called out for promoting the apostate film.
Screen shot 2014-04-02 at 8.36.49 AM Up first in our program, we are going to check in with another theologian and writer who knows a thing or two about Kabbalah: Jacob Prasch. Jacob is the director of Moriel Ministries. He is also the producer of The Daniel Project, a DVD investigative documentary that puts ancient predictions under a journalistic microscope and presents this astonishing subject in a unique format that is both entertaining and challenging. (You can see that if you are a Netflix subscriber!) He has also written a book called The Dilemma of Laodicia.
Also, GotQuestions.org has issued this statement, repenting of the email they sent last week promoting the film: