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By Jonathan Magonet

ISBN-10: 033404913X

ISBN-13: 9780334049135

A Rabbi Reads the Torah distils a life of biblical studies by way of a Jewish student dedicated to popularising the research of the Hebrew Bible in its unique language, helped through the wealth of centuries of Jewish interpretation and debate, in addition to the simplest of contemporary literary techniques. The Jewish culture of interpreting a piece of the Torah, the 5 Books of Moses, on a weekly foundation through the process unmarried yr, is a problem to discover anything new every time in a well-recognized textual content. those brief stories, in keeping with a favored radio sequence, supply unforeseen insights into the very assorted fabrics to be present in those Biblical books, in addition to indicating their relevance to the realities of private, social and political existence at the present time. Rabbi Magonet’s own engagement in interfaith discussion opens the area of Jewish culture to the widest viewers of these inside of and past our assorted religion communities.

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