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By Avigdor Bonchek

ISBN-10: 0765799642

ISBN-13: 9780765799647

ISBN-10: 1568215045

ISBN-13: 9781568215044

the normal Jew has constantly authorized the research of Torah as principal to his or her lifestyle. yet with no the power to successfully research and interpret the textual content, one misses the chance to achieve a deep and genuine appreciation of the Torah's attractiveness and profundity. In Studying the Torah: A advisor to In-Depth Interpretation, Avigdor Bonchek equips the reader with the right kind analytic the way to make interpreting the Bible either a major pursuit and a fulfilling hobby. to ensure that the reader of the Torah textual content to delve into its veiled, yet finally obvious, layered messages, she or he needs to first study the suitable interpretive ideas. those abilities are kind of like these utilized by the vintage Jewish Torah commentators (Rashi, Ramban, Ibn Ezra, and others), all of whom have been specialists in what students this present day confer with as a "close examining" of the textual content. one of the "Keys to Interpretation" mentioned during this ebook are the importance of be aware order, beginning sentences, repetitions, note institutions, mental dimensions, and similarities and variations among texts. every one key's illustrated by means of numerous examples that provide clean perception into in a different way widely used textual content, and the writer deals his personal unique and finished in-depth interpretation of 2 significant biblical tales: the tale of Joseph and the 10 plagues.

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