About the Alef Tav
We find the Alef Tav in the very first verse of
In Beresheit 1:1 (Genesis 1:1) there are 7 Hebrew words
but only 6 get translated.
beginning God created the heavens and the earth
בראשׁית ברא אלהים
השׁמים ואת הארץ׃
The word directly in the middle is “ET” and this one small
word is spelled using the first and last letters of the Hebrew alphabet “ALEF
Another place this small word is found is in Z’kharyah
look upon Alef Tav pierced….
.... והביטו אלי את אשׁר־דקרו ...
We ask the question “Who or what is the Alef Tav in these
In Hitgalut 1:8 ( Revelation 1:8) Yeshua tells Yochanan (
John) He is the beginning and the ending, the “Alpha and Omega” The translators
used the first and last letters of the Greek alphabet since they were
translating from the Greek. Yet, we know Yeshua was a Jew and He would not have
been speaking in Greek but in Hebrew. It should have been translated “I am the
Alef and Tav.” using the first and last letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
Now let’s look at the first verse of the Gospel of Yochanan
In the beginning (Beresheit) was the Word and the Word was
and God was the Word. Yochanan 1:1 (John 1:1 translated
from the Greek)
What Word do we see in
the beginning (Beresheit) ? “Alef – Tav”
Who is the Word? Yeshua
Yeshua revealed Himself from the beginning to the end.
Psalm 119 , the longest Psalm in the scripture, is divided
into 22 sections.
It titles each section by a letter of the Hebrew Alphabet
from Alef to Tav.
Psalm 119 is all about the Torah- The Word of God.
Yeshua is the Living Torah