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The Way into Torah : Way Into-- - Norman J. Cohen

The Way into Torah

Way Into--

Paperback Published: 1st April 2004
ISBN: 9781580231985
Number Of Pages: 176

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The Way Into Torah, guided by Norman J. Cohen, explores the origins and development of Torah, why it should be studied and how to do it. What is "Torah"? What are the different approaches to studying Torah? What are the different levels of understanding Torah? For whom is Torah study intended? How is Torah study a part of the modern Jewish experience; This guide offers an entrance into the world of Torah and to its meaning for our lives. The Way Into Torah shows us why reading the Torah is not the same as reading anything else - and enables us to become a part of a chain of Jewish tradition that began millennia ago and remains unbroken today.

"Accessible and basic, yet sophisticated and wise."

About The Way Into...p. i
Timelinep. vi
Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Introductionp. 1
The Importance of Torah Studyp. 7
Who Should Study Torah?p. 31
Defining Torahp. 51
Discovering the Meaning of Torahp. 71
A Community of Learnersp. 95
Conclusionp. 111
Notesp. 119
Glossaryp. 131
Suggestions for Further Readingp. 139
Indexp. 141
About Jewish Lights Publishingp. 145
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ISBN: 9781580231985
ISBN-10: 1580231985
Series: Way Into--
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 1st April 2004
Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 14.61  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.26
Edition Type: New edition

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