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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.

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Monday: Reform Voices of Torah

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

T'tzaveh: High Moral Standards for Our Leaders, and Ourselves
February 19, 2018 for Shabbat, February 24, 2018

T'rumah: The Limits of Communication
February 12, 2018 for Shabbat, February 17, 2018

Mishpatim: Learning from the Imperfection of Religion
February 5, 2018 for Shabbat, February 10, 2018

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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:

Why Temples Look the Way They Do
February 20, 2018

This Valentine’s Day, Let's Uncomplicate Consent
February 13, 2018

Hear My Voice: A Book Review
February 6, 2018

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Wednesday: Israel Connection

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

I Want Hamantaschen to Bel Like When I Was a Kid
February 21, 2018

My Israeli Child Just Graduated High School - and the Army is Next
February 14, 2018

7 Decades of Innovation in Israel: The Pioneer Years
February 7, 2018

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Thursday: Reform Life, Jewish Life

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

7 Questions You’ll Be Asked By the Heavenly Tribunal
February 22, 2018

Responding to Spiritual Questions and Emotional Needs after Tragedies
February 15, 2018

How Two Torahs Found a New Home in Indonesia
February 8, 2018

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Friday: The Rhythm of Jewish Time