Jonathan Magonet's A Rabbi Reads the Torah PDF

By Jonathan Magonet

A Rabbi Reads the Torah distils a life of religious study via a Jewish student dedicated to popularising the learn of the Hebrew Bible in its unique language, helped via the wealth of centuries of Jewish interpretation and debate, in addition to the easiest of recent literary ways. The Jewish culture of interpreting a piece of the Torah, the 5 Books of Moses, on a weekly foundation in the course of the process unmarried 12 months, is a problem to discover whatever new at any time when in a well-recognized textual content. those brief stories, in accordance with a favored radio sequence, supply unforeseen insights into the very varied fabrics to be present in those Biblical books, in addition to indicating their relevance to the realities of private, social and political lifestyles at the present time. Rabbi Magonet’s own engagement in interfaith discussion opens the realm of Jewish culture to the widest viewers of these inside and past our varied religion communities.

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