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TORAH, READING OF

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  • Torah reading — (: {l1|Triennial cycle}#if:{2| } #if:{3|}|,|and{l2|{2#if:{3|} #if:{4|}|,|,and{l3|{3#if:{4|} #if:{5|}|,|,and{l4|{4#if:{5|} #if:{6|}|,|,and{l5|{5#if:{6|} #if:{7|}|,|,and{l6|{6#if:{7|} #if:{8|}|,|,and{l7|{7#if:{8| …   Wikipedia

  • TORAH, READING OF — History The practice of reading the Pentateuch (Torah) in public is undoubtedly ancient. The sources, however, do not permit the definite tracing of the historical development of the custom. The command to assemble the people at the end of every… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Torah study — is the study by Jewish people of the Torah, Hebrew Bible, Talmud, responsa, rabbinic literature and similar works, all of which are Judaism s religious texts. Ideally within Judaism it is done for the purpose of the mitzvah ( commandment ) of… …   Wikipedia

  • Torah — Sefer Torah at old Glockengasse Synagogue (reconstruction), Cologne The Torah (English pronunciation: /ˈtɔːrə/; Hebrew …   Wikipedia

  • TORAH ORNAMENTS — The sacred and ceremonial objects in the synagogue revolve around the Torah scroll. These objects differ from one place to another and not every object exists in every community.   Storage of the Torah Scroll The length of cloth known in Hebrew… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Torah — • Signifies first direction, instruction , as, for instance, the instruction of parents, or of the wise Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Torah     Torah      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Torah Umesorah - National Society for Hebrew Day Schools — (or Torah Umesorah תורה ומסורה) is an Orthodox Jewish organization that fosters and promotes Torah based Jewish religious education in North America by supporting and developing a loosely affiliated network of 700 independent private Jewish day… …   Wikipedia

  • reading of the Torah — reading the weekly portion from the Torah in the synagogue …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Torah portion — weekly reading of a section of the Torah …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Simchat Torah — Infobox Holiday caption = holiday name = Simchat Torah official name = Hebrew: שמחת תורה nickname = Translation: Rejoicing with/of the Torah observedby = Judaism and Jews date = 23rd (in Israel 22nd) day of Tishrei celebrations = Dancing in… …   Wikipedia

  • SEFER TORAH — (Heb. סֵפֶר תּוֹרָה; pl. Sifrei Torah; scroll of the law), scroll containing the Five Books of Moses written on parchment according to strict rules and used mainly for reading at public worship (see torah reading ). The Sefer Torah is normally… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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