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Yitro for Teens: Shabbat Sha-raps

  • Yitro for Teens: Shabbat Sha-raps

    Yitro, Exodus 18:1–20:23

Ever wanted to see how relatable the Torah really is? Counselors at URJ Kutz Camp, a Reform Jewish leadership camp for teens ,wanted to do just that. They made awesome raps discussing the weekly Torah portion, or parasha, for an entire year!

In this parasha, Yitro brings Zipporah and her sons to Moses after all that has happened in escaping Egypt. He then tells him to appoint judges, and Moses does this. The Israelites hear the covenant from God and accept it, but there’s so much more to come: they encounter God at Mount Sinai and are given the ten commandments. Listen for more!