JTS Torah Commentary

JTS Torah Commentary


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Your Authority is an Illusion: Korah 5782
June 29, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Korah by Rabbi Joshua Rabin (RS, DS ’11), Senior Director of USY Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Mapping Our Love: Shelah Lekha 5782
June 21, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Shelah Lekha by Rabbi Brent Chaim Spodek (RS, KGS ’07), Rabbi, Beacon Hebrew Alliance Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

How Should One Shine One’s Light? Beha’alotekha 5782
June 14, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Beha’alotekha by Rabbi Luciana Pajecki Lederman (RS ’05, KGS ’21), Adjunct Instructor, JTS Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Does God Speak: Naso 5782
June 08, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Naso by Benjamin D. Sommer, Professor of Bible and Ancient Semitic Languages, JTS Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Counting With the Full Severity of Compassion: Bemidbar 5782
May 31, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Bemidbar by Beverly Bailis, (KGS ’12), Director of Academic Planning and Assistant Professor of Jewish Literature, JTS Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

The Blessings of Curses: Behukkotai 5782
May 24, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Behukkotai by Ellie Gettinger, Director of Digital Learning, JTS Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

The Limitations of Ownership: Behar 5782
May 17, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Behar by Dr. Yedida Eisenstat (KGS ’14), Editorial Associate, Posen Library of Jewish Civilization and Culture. Originally broadcast in 2017 Music provided by JJReinhold / P

For What Should I Compromise on Religious Observance?: Emor 5782
May 11, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Emor by Alan Imar, Student, Albert A. List College of Jewish Studies, JTS (Class of 2022) Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Fruit Trees and Foreskins: Kedoshim 5782
May 04, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Kedoshim by Dr. Naama Weiss, Adjunct Instructor of Hebrew, JTS. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Who is the Stranger: Aharei Mot 5782
April 26, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Aharei Mot by Linda S. Golding, Staff Chaplain and Coordinator, Pastoral Services Milstein Hospital, New York-Presbyterian Hospital; Adjunct Lecturer, JTS Music provided by J