Were the Bassanos Blackamoors, Black Hebrews, or tanned Italian-Spaniards?

To download a pdf copy of this paper, please see below.    Introduction The reason for writing this paper was to prove or repudiate claims that Emilia Bassano and other Bassano descendants were “blackamoors”. The above portrait has been shared around the world as a depiction of Emilia Bassano after being published on Facebook by… Read more »

PUBLISHED: A Comprehensive Commentary of SHAKE-SPEARES SONNETS (TOME 1 OF 3)

A Comprehensive Commentary of SHAKE-SPEARES SONNETS (Tome 1 of 3) 510 pages of full colour in hardcover only, ISBN: 9780992285791. Available in all good bookstores. No ebooks will be issued for this title. Publication date 21 December 2020, release date 27 January 2021 USA time. REAR COVER BLURB: We are proud to present this unique comprehensive… Read more »

Arise the Lamed-Vovnik

Download a pdf copy of this article below: Arise the Lamed-Vovnik Before you read this article, I need to ask you a few questions, for this is written specifically for the Lamed-Vovnik who need to be awakened in the world. The 2012-3 television series ‘Touch’ created by Tim Kring that aired on Fox for two… Read more »

Exposing the Real Author: SHAKE‐SPEARES SONNETS

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The ‘Just Men’ are Men of Covenant

Download a PDF Copy here: The Just Men are Men of Covenant The ‘Just Men’ are Men of Covenant Photo Copyright Shutterstock.   Noah was a just man, perfect in his generations. Noah walked with God. And Noah begot three sons: Shem, Ham, and Japheth. The earth also was corrupt before God, and the earth was… Read more »

‘Just Men and Women’ Understand the Nature of God

Download a PDF copy here: Just Men Understand the Nature of God ‘Just Men and Women’ Understand the Nature of God Rev. Dr. Peter D. Matthews   “Do not judge others, and you will not be judged. For you will be treated as you treat others. The standard you use in judging is the standard by… Read more »

The ‘Just Men’ of England Live On

Download a PDF copy here: http://petermatthews.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/The-Just-Men-of-England-Live-On-211120.pdf The ‘Just Men’ of England Live On Rev. Dr. Peter D. Matthews Andre Schwarz-Bart wrote a book called ‘The Last of The Just’ speaking of the Just Men of God. Specifically, he was writing about the Levy family. They were one of the many families of the Lamed-Vovnik, or… Read more »

The ‘Just Women’ in this New Era

Download a PDF copy here: The Just Women in this New Era The ‘Just Women’ in this New Era Rev. Dr. Peter D. Matthews Image Copyright 2014 Team Orphans, CC BY 3.0.   Jesus said, “For many are called, but few are chosen” (Matthew 22:14).   In the preceding passage of Matthew 22, Jesus is teaching… Read more »

We Have Entered a New Prophetic Era

Download a pdf copy here: We Have Entered A New Prophetic Era We Have Entered a New Prophetic Era Rev. Dr. Peter D. Matthews   “Then, after doing all those things, I will pour out my Spirit upon all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy. Your old men will dream dreams, and your young men… Read more »

The ‘Just’ Men and Women Must Stand and Let Their Light Shine

Download a pdf copy here: The ‘Just’ Men and Women must Stand and Let their Light Shine The ‘Just’ Men and Women Must Stand and Let Their Light Shine Rev. Dr. Peter D. Matthews   In Ephesian Chapter 5, the Apostle Paul taught how we should ‘live in the light’ of God. We are sons and… Read more »

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  • The Power of the Lord’s Prayer

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  • SCHOLARLY CHALLENGE – The Argosy of “Andrew” in ‘The Merchant of Venice’

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  • Understanding the Gender Complexities of Shakespeare

    To download a copy of this academic paper in pdf format, please click here: PAPER – Understanding the Gender Complexities of Shakespeare Understanding the Gender Complexities of Shakespeare Dr Peter D Matthews Introduction The dramatists of Shakespeare are often characterized as being feminists because of the frankness of Cordelia in King Lear, the shrewdness of Portia in… Read more »

  • New Research into the Bassano Instruments

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  • Breakfast at Restaurant Terrazza Danieli (Part 2)

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