JTS Torah Commentary
JTS Torah Commentary
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JTS's weekly commentary on parashat hashavua and the holidays, published for over 20 years, is enjoyed by thousands of readers every week. The commentary features select faculty, students, and staff from across JTS. We invite you to subscribe to this podcast and bring Torah from JTS wherever you go.
What Should We Call Our First Foremother?: Lekh Lehka 5784
The JTS Commentary for Lekh Lekha by Sass Brown, Student, The Rabbinical School of JTS (Class of 2025) Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Oct 24, 2023
8 min
What Is the Rainbow Really Teaching Us?: Noah 5784
The JTS Commentary for Noah by Tani Schwartz-Herman, Program Director, Community Engagement, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Oct 18, 2023
6 min
An Anthology of Beginnings: Bereishit 5784
The JTS Commentary for Bereishit by Dr. Benjamin Sommer, Professor of Bible and Ancient Semitic Languages, JTSOriginally broadcast in 2015Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Oct 10, 2023
9 min
Dancing with Torah: Simhat Torah 5784
The JTS Commentary for Simhat Torah by Dr. Amy Kalmanofsky, Dean, List College and Kekst Graduate School; Blanche and Romie Shapiro Professor of Bible, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Oct 2, 2023
5 min
Why We Gather: Sukkot 5784
The JTS Commentary for Sukkot by Alisa Braun, PhD, Academic Director, Community Engagement, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Sep 27, 2023
6 min
Weren't We Just Forgiven: Ha'azinu 5784
The JTS Commentary for Nitzavim Vayeilekh by Rabbi Joel Seltzer, Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Sep 20, 2023
6 min
Returning With God: Nitzavim Vayeilekh 5783
The JTS Commentary for Nitzavim Vayeilekh by Rabbi Mychal Springer, Adjunct Instructor of Professional and Pastoral Skills, JTSOriginally broadcast in 2016Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Sep 6, 2023
5 min
What It Means to Enjoy: Ki Tavo 5783
The JTS Commentary for Ki Tavo by Dr. Alan Cooper, Elaine Ravich Professor of Jewish Studies, JTSOriginally broadcast in 2016Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Aug 30, 2023
10 min
Do Not Turn Away--Then and Now: Ki Tetzei 5783
The JTS Commentary for Ki Tetzei by Rabbi Eliezer Diamond, Rabbi Judah Nadich Associate Professor of Talmud and RabbinicsOriginally broadcast in 2019Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Aug 22, 2023
7 min
Who Are You To Judge?: Shofetim 5783
The JTS Commentary for Shofetim by Ellie Gettinger, Director of Digital Learning, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.
Aug 15, 2023
7 min
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