By Jonathan Magonet

A Rabbi Reads the Torah distils a life of religious study by way of a Jewish student dedicated to popularising the examine of the Hebrew Bible in its unique language, helped by way of the wealth of centuries of Jewish interpretation and debate, in addition to the easiest of recent literary ways. The Jewish culture of interpreting a bit of the Torah, the 5 Books of Moses, on a weekly foundation in the course of the process unmarried yr, is a problem to discover anything new at any time when in a well-known textual content. those brief reports, according to a well-liked radio sequence, supply unforeseen insights into the very various fabrics to be present in those Biblical books, in addition to indicating their relevance to the realities of private, social and political lifestyles this present day. Rabbi Magonet’s own engagement in interfaith discussion opens the realm of Jewish culture to the widest viewers of these inside of and past our diverse religion communities.

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