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Sapphire from the Land of Israel: A New Light on the Weekly Torah Portion from the Writings of Rabbi Abraham Isaac HaKohen Kook
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
Rabbi Abraham Isaac HaKohen Kook succeeded in combining many ideals - Torah Judaism, loyalty to the Jewish Nation, Zionism - into a unified philosophy that continues to influence the Jewish people. Sapphire from the Land of Israel brings texts that deepen our understanding of each Torah portion. Rabbi Morrison's explanations are clear and meaningful, offering lessons that impact our lives.
What The Torah Teaches Us About Life /Through The Themes Of The Weekly Torah Portions
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 240,940. Language: American English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Answers to everything can be found in the Torah. Rabbi Akibah divided the five books further into selections to be read each week, divisions we use today. Now, for the first time, one book focuses on the themes of each portion through well thought-out, brilliant commentaries. Weakley not only writes in a way accessible to all, but she also teaches us just how relevant the Torah is today.
Reading the Talmud: Developing Independence in Gemara Learning
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: Hebrew. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Talmud, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Sacred Writings
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Reading the Talmud is a textbook designed for students who want to move beyond translations to learning the Talmud on their own. This book presents a proven, “no shortcuts” approach based on the traditional Yeshiva model. If you have enough Hebrew skills to work out a Biblical verse, and a healthy determination to toil in the Talmud, this book will help you develop independence in Gemara learning.