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Was Laban Really Worse than Pharaoh? Vayetzei 5783
November 30, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Vayetzei by Avi Garelick, Principal, Rebecca and Israel Ivry Prozdor High School, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Two Nations in Your Belly: Toledot 5783
November 21, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Toledot by Dr. Burton Visotzsky, Nathan and Janet Appleman Professor Emeritus of Midrash and Interreligious StudiesOriginally broadcast in 2016Music provided by JJReinho

Rebecca the Patriarch: Hayyei Sarah 5783
November 16, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Hayyei Sarah by Rabbi Judith Rebecca Hauptman, E. Billi Ivry Professor Emerita of Talmud and Rabbinical Culture, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Women of Faith: Vayera 5783
November 08, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Vayera by Dr. Amy Kalmanofsky, Dean, List College and Kekst Graduate School and Blanche and Romie Shapiro Professor of Bible, JTSOriginally broadcast in 2017Music provid

Learning as a Lifelong Experience: Lekh Lekha 5783
November 01, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Lekh Lekha by Edward L. Greenstein, Teachers Institute 70, RS 74, DHL Honoris Causa 22, Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies, Bar Ilan UniversityMusic provided by JJRe

After the Flood: Noah 5783
October 26, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Noah by Alisa Braun, PhD, Academic Director, Community Engagement, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

The World of Creation in Each of Us: Bereishit 5783
October 20, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Bereishit by Israel Gordan (CS, DS 11), Student, The Rabbinical School of JTS (Class of 2023)Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Impermanence by Design: Sukkot 5783
October 12, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Sukkot by Grace Gleason, Student, The Rabbinical School of JTS (Class of 2023)Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Making Every Word Count: Ha'azinu 5783
October 03, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Ha'azinu by Dr. Arnold M. Eisen, Chancellor Emeritus and Professor of Jewish Thought, JTS. Originally broadcast in 2016Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

The Courage to Hope: Vayeilekh 5783
September 29, 2022

The JTS Commentary for Vayeilekh by Rabbi Ayelet S. Cohen, Pearl Resnick Dean of The Rabbinical School and Dean of the Division of Religious Leadership, JTSMusic provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.