Torah

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Synonyms for Torah

the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit

(Judaism) the scroll of parchment on which the first five books of the Hebrew Scripture is written

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Fox, The Five Books of Moses, translation and commentary (New York: Schocken, 1995) p.
Originally composed in Aramaic, it largely consists of commentary on the Torah (the Five Books of Moses from Genesis through Deuteronomy).
Any Judaic studies collection strong in Biblical research and commentary needs Torah and Commentary: The Five Books of Moses.
It formed part of the five books of Moses and contains ten sections to be read in the annual reading of the Law in the synagogue.
The Book of Haftarot For Shabbat, Festivals, and Fast Days: An Easy-to-Read Haftarah Translation is the sequel to THE FIVE BOOKS OF MOSES and is a 'must' for any serious Judaic studies collection.
We can understand that he was armed with spiritual armor; the five smooth stones (smooth, implying perfection) representing the Torah, - the five books of Moses, the living heart of Jewish tradition and identity.
The Five Books of Moses Lapinsky is a fully engaging, compulsively readable stroll--sometimes a race--through the mean streets of Depression-era Toronto with the Lapinsky brothers.
Orthodox Jews base their way of life on the five books of Moses and follow 613 commandments
From the Septuagint to King James to Everett Fox's Five Books of Moses, there is no end to Judeo-Christian scriptural translation.
Now, do you remember that even in the "ordinary" first Five Books of Moses -- Genesis, Leviticus and the rest -- there were a lot of miraculous happenings?
In addition, the sacrificial altars mentioned in the oldest scriptures, the Rig Veda, the Epic of Gilgamesh, and the five books of Moses, are generally thought to be open-air altars.
Walking the Bible A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses
symbol of the five books of Moses (first five books of the Old Testament)
75million in the summer - has been told to spend less time on the pitch and more time studying the Jewish Torah, the Five Books of Moses.
I mean here both Torah in the narrow sense of the Five Books of Moses and Torah in the broader sense of the commentaries, compendia, philosophies, fictions - and lives