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Unlocking Sefer Vayikra – Mysterious Majesty

April 29, 2010, by

Questions and answers about the weekly parsha that will open up the text with questions and various approaches. The material is excerpted from Rabbi Shmuel Goldin’s new book Unlocking the Torah Text: An In-Depth Journey into the Weekly Parsha on Vayikra. Mysterious Majesty Context As Parshat Emor continues with its description of the festival cycle, […]

Unlocking Sefer Vayikra – Will the Real Owner Please Stand Up?

April 21, 2010, by

Questions and answers about the weekly parsha that will open up the text with questions and various approaches. The material is excerpted from Rabbi Shmuel Goldin’s new book Unlocking the Torah Text: An In-Depth Journey into the Weekly Parsha on Vayikra. Will the Real Owner Please Stand Up? Context The Torah obligates a landowner to […]

Review of Unlocking the Torah Text in The Jewish Star

April 15, 2010, by

The Kosher Bookworm: Leviticus the Book by Alan Jay Gerber It stands proudly at the middle of the Chumash – the third of five volumes. It is the least historical; it is top-heavy with mitzvos dealing with sacrificial and ethical issues and widely considered to be the most difficult book of the Torah to translate […]

Unlocking Sefer Vayikra – Simcha or Sin?

April 14, 2010, by

Welcome to a new feature: Questions and answers about the weekly parsha that will open up the text with questions and various approaches. The material is excerpted from Rabbi Shmuel Goldin’s new book Unlocking the Torah Text: An In-Depth Journey into the Weekly Parsha on Vayikra. Simcha or Sin? Context Parshat Tazria opens with one […]

Review of Unlocking the Torah Text in Bookjed

April 14, 2010, by

Original source: link (reprinted with permission) Bookjed 85 Unlocking the Torah Text: An In-depth Journey into the Weekly Parsha By Shmuel Goldin OU Press/Gefen Publishing Reviewed by Shalom Z. Berger I was once talking with a professor of Jewish Studies at a large university who was complaining to me about the lack of knowledge that […]

Rabbi Goldin Booksigning

April 9, 2010, by

Join the community for a book signing to celebrate the publication of Unlocking the Torah Text on Vayikra by Rabbi Shmuel Goldin of Englewood, NJ. Through a classic question-and-answer format, Rabbi Goldin opens up the book of Vayikra with explorations of the text and commentaries. His clear prose and direct language allow readers of all […]

Unlocking Sefer Vayikra – Sanctuary Sobriety

April 7, 2010, by

Welcome to a new feature: Questions and answers about the weekly parsha that will open up the text with questions and various approaches. The material is excerpted from Rabbi Shmuel Goldin’s new book Unlocking the Torah Text: An In-Depth Journey into the Weekly Parsha on Vayikra. Sanctuary Sobriety Context In the shadow of Nadav and […]

Unlocking Sefer Vayikra – Manifest Destiny?

March 24, 2010, by

Welcome to a new feature: Questions and answers about the weekly parsha that will open up the text with questions and various approaches. The material is excerpted from Rabbi Shmuel Goldin’s new book Unlocking the Torah Text: An In-Depth Journey into the Weekly Parsha on Vayikra. Manifest Destiny? Context As Parshat Tzav draws to a […]

Jewish Press Review of Unlocking the Torah Text

March 24, 2010, by

From The Jewish Press, March 19, 2010: Title: Unlocking the Torah Text: An In-Depth Journey into the Weekly Parsha – Vayikra Author: Rabbi Shmuel Goldin Publisher: Gefen-OU Press, 2010 Reviewed by Rabbi Hayyim Angel There are many books being written today on the Torah. A smaller number display a commitment to the basic straightforward messages […]

Reviews Around the Web of The Royal Table

March 23, 2010, by

Reviews around the web of Rabbi Norman Lamm’s new haggadah commentary, The Royal Table: R. Lawrence Zierler in The Jewish Standard: link Alan Jay Gerber in The Jewish Star: link R. Shalom Z. Berger in Bookjed: link R. Hayyim Angel in The Jewish Press: link Josh Lambert in Tablet Magazine: link Jay Michaelson in The […]