Wil Gaffney, Ph.D, a professor of Biblical Hebrew and Jewish and Christian Scripture, has written a response to the farcical “coronation” of Bishop Eddie Long by “rabbi” Ralph Messer. To be sure, Dr. Gaffney comes from a theologically liberal background, however, she has certainly done her homework in the area of Hebrew and Jewish studies. Her critique is spot-on and helpful.
Read it here:
In addition, actual Jewish rabbis and leaders have weighed in with a less-than-affirming response to the Long-Messer debacle: