The Way Into Torah (Way Into--) by Dr. Norman J. Cohen PDF

By Dr. Norman J. Cohen

ISBN-10: 1580231985

ISBN-13: 9781580231985

ISBN-10: 1683364481

ISBN-13: 9781683364481

An obtainable advent to the best way to learn, learn, and comprehend Torah—the Bible and comparable sacred texts that experience grown up round it.

For each person who desires to comprehend Torah, this booklet indicates the way in which into a necessary element of Judaism, and lets you engage without delay with the sacred texts of the Jewish culture.

Guided through Dr. Norman J. Cohen, rabbi and professor of midrash at Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of faith, The manner Into Torah is helping us discover the origins and improvement of Torah, why it may be studied, and the way to do it.

  • What Torah is. The texts, and past: now not easily the 5 Books of Moses, Torah refers to even more than written words.
  • The varied techniques to learning Torah. the various methods Jews have interacted with Torah throughout the a while and the way, by way of studying to learn Torah ourselves,we can attach it to our lives today.
  • The degrees of figuring out Torah. How Torah can come alive in several methods, at assorted instances; and how new meanings of Torah are came upon by way of its readers.
  • Why Torah examine is part of the Jewish experience. the way it permits us to event God’s presence—and why the Rabbis referred to as Torah research extra vital even than trust in God.

This advisor bargains an front into the area of Torah, and to its which means for our lives. The manner Into Torah indicates us why analyzing Torah isn't the comparable as studying something else—and permits us to turn into part of a series of Jewish culture that all started millennia in the past, and is still unbroken at the present time.

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