Jewish Life in Your Life

Search and the other Reform websites:


Ten Minutes of Torah

Torah study aids, Torah commentaries, Torah portion and Haftarah calendars

Ten Minutes of Torah

Each weekday, more than 20,000 subscribers receive an email that brings the Jewish world to them. From Torah commentaries written by scholars to recipes for baking challah, Ten Minutes of Torah explores the great variety of Jewish life.

Over the years, subscribers have studied the history of Jews in America, Mishnah, Jewish Ethics, and Hebrew. They’ve been inspired to delve more deeply into the weekly portion and prayer (t’filah). And they’ve renewed their connection with Israel by hearing from experts on the front line.

Interested in writing for Ten Minutes of Torah? Please see the submission guidelines.

Block Reference: 

RJ Ten Minutes of Torah Commentary

Monday: Reform Voices of Torah

Below are the latest posts from Monday's Ten Minutes of Torah:

R'eih: Tear Down Their Altars
August 14, 2017 for Shabbat, August 19, 2017

Eikev: Not by Bread Alone: Strange Food from the Sky
August 7, 2017 for Shabbat, August 12, 2017

Va-et'chanan: When Imploring Fails to Give Us What We Want
July 31, 2017 for Shabbat, August 5, 2017

> View more

RJ Ten Minutes of Torah Arts and Culture

Tuesday: Celebrating Jewish Arts and Culture/Pursuing Social Justice

Below are the latest posts from Tuesday's Ten Minutes of Torah, which alternate between Jewish Arts and Culture and Pursuing Social Justice:

In Charlottesville, the Local Jewish Community Presses On
August 15, 2017

Wrestling with God’s Violent and Destructive Hand
August 8, 2017

A New Museum Exhibit in Toronto Confronts Holocaust Denial
August 1, 2017

> View more

Block Reference: 

RJ Ten Minutes of Torah Israel

Wednesday: Israel Connection

RJ Ten Minutes of Torah Reform Life, Jewish Life

Thursday: Reform Life, Jewish Life

Below are the latest posts from Thursday's Ten Minutes of Torah:

What is Jewish About Japan?
August 17, 2017

Keeping Up With the Times: Jewish Customs and Rituals
August 10, 2017

All Places are Holy and No Place is Holy
August 3, 2017

>View more

Block Reference: 

RJ Ten Minutes of Torah Jewish Time

Friday: The Rhythm of Jewish Time

Below are the latest posts from Friday's Ten Minutes of Torah:

We Will Not Let Hitler's Legacy Rise Again
Augut 18, 2017

How Our Son Put the Mitzvah in His Bar Mitzvah
August 11, 2017

What Do Shabbat and Social Justice Have in Common
August 4, 2017

> View more