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Moshav-Return Again

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by Moshav Band Modern folk-rock sound with Jewish soul. The Israeli-born Moshav Band grew up on Moshav Meor Modiim, a musical village located in the hills between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. Their home, founded by the late Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, was and continues to be the birthplace of many Jewish songs enjoyed by the world […]

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Artscroll Schottenstein Inter 1Chumash Bereishis

Artscroll Schottenstein Inter 1Chumash Bereishis

The Torah and Haftaros with an Interlinear Translation & commentary anthologized from Rabbinic writings.Part of the ‘Artscroll Schottenstein Interlinear Chumash’ series. Introducing an easy-to-follow edition of the Chumash. This Chumash has the same innovative format as Artscroll’s other interlinear publications: Tehillim, Siddur, Machzor. With the Interlinear Chumash The translation is always right in front of […]

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Illuminations Bereishis

Illuminations Bereishis

Talmudic Insights into the Chumash.Part of the ‘Illuminations: Talmudic Insights into the Chumash.’ series. This groundbreaking work combines Talmudic insights on pesukim in Chumash with explanations of classic commentaries. For the first time in English, youll find extensive translations of the Maharsha, Iyun Yaakov, Eitz Yosef, Anaf Yosef, Chiddushei HaGaonim, and Ein Yaakov at your […]

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Judaica Press The Book of Genesis Volumes 1, 2, & 3

Judaica Press The Book of Genesis Volumes 1, 2, & 3

Judaica Press Books of the Bible Mikraoth GedolothTranslated by: Rabbi A. J. RosenbergPart of the ‘Judaica Press Mikraoth Gedoloth Chumash’ series. A New English Translation of the Text, Rashi, and a Commentary Digest. The Hebrew text has been faithfully translated into concise, but modern, idiomatic language. Rabbi Rosenbeg’s precise translation, in which accuracy is the […]

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Onkelos on the Torah – Genesis

Onkelos on the Torah - Genesis

Understanding the Bible Textby Rabbi Israel Drazin and Rabbi Stanley M. WagnerPart of the ‘Onkelos on the Torah: Understanding the Bible Text’ series. Onkelos On the Torah: Understanding the Bible Text is a unique and remarkable translation and English commentary of the Targum Onkelos, the first and only rabbinically authorized translation of the Torah. The […]

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Ramban (Nachmanides): Commentary on the Torah Beraishis

Ramban (Nachmanides): Commentary on the Torah  Beraishis

Genesisby Rabbi Moses Ben NachmanTranslated by: Rabbi Dr. Charles B. ChavelPart of the ‘Ramban (Nachmanides): Commentary on the Torah’ series. Nachmanidies interpretations, along with those of Rashi and Abraham ibn Ezra, have served as the basic classical commentaries of Holy Writ throughout the generations. His penetration analysis both enlightens and inspires. In his work Ramban […]

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Ramban – Classic Themes in Bereishis & Shemos

Ramban - Classic Themes in Bereishis & Shemos

Nachmanides’s Chumash Commentary Volume 1by Binyamin SingerPart of the ‘Ramban – Classic Themes Series’ series. A classic, groundbreaking work on the Torah commentary of Ramban. This book explores the Ramban’s commentary in great depth, with incisive clarity and deep explanation, providing a window into Ramban’s approach. This book carefully examines both individual Torah verses and […]

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The Creation According to the Midrash Rabbah

The Creation According to the Midrash Rabbah

by Rabbi Wilfred Shuchat This Midrash, or commentary on the Bible, is called Rabbah, meaning great, because it is the largest of all Jewish commentaries and was compiled over 1000 years ago. The original Hebrew text and cogent translation of the Midrash Rabbah found in this work will help both the novice and biblical scholar […]

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The Case for Auschwitz

The Case for Auschwitz

Evidence from the Irving Trialby Robert Jan van Pelt In this absorbing account of the much publicized David Irving vs. Deborah Lipstadt libel trial, an expert witness analyzes the historical evidence for the gas chambers at Auschwitz and refutes Holocaust deniers’ claims that they didn’t exist.From January to April 2000 a high profile libel case […]

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Gutnick Edition Chumash – Bereshis-Genesis – Leather

Gutnick Edition Chumash - Bereshis-Genesis - Leather

Commentary by the Lubavitcher RebbeEdited by Rabbi Chaim MillerPart of the ‘Gutnick Edition Chumash’ series. You’ve always wanted a Chumash with English commentary from the Rebbe; now it’s here. Beautifully typeset, incorporating a host of features on every page. Modern English translation of the Torah faithful to Rashi with classic commentary drawn from Rabbinic commentators, […]

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Beginnings

Beginnings

A study of some of the topics that make up Parashas Bereishisby Rabbi Moshe M. Eisemann A number of inspiring and incisive essays that record the Rabbi Eisemann’s personal exploration of Parashas Bereishis.(162 Pages) Publisher: Feldheim, 2002

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Living the Parashah Bereishis

Living the Parashah Bereishis

A treasury of stories and insights on the weekly Torah reading.by Rabbi Shimon FinkelmanPart of the ‘Living the Parashah’ series. There is nothing quite like a good story with a timely message. And there is nothing that enhances the Shabbos table more than an inspiring insight on the weekly Torah reading. This hard-to-put-down book offers […]

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The Chassidic Sound Shabbat Melodies

The Chassidic Sound Shabbat Melodies

by Paul Zim Featuring 15 melodies including a bonus track of Reb Shlomo Carlebach’s ‘V’shomru’ honoring his memory. Lyrics included. Label: Paul Zim Productions, 2005Track ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the title of a song that is followed by . 1. Ki Lecho Tov 2. Mo Oshiv 3. Kadsheinu 4. Boi V’Sholom 5. […]

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Livyas Chein: Bereishis

Livyas Chein: Bereishis

by Rabbi Reuven CohenTranslated by: Moshe Armel How can one make a living if he doesn’t learn in kollel? Why did Yitzchak Avinu not see through Eisav’s facade? What did Yaakov dislike in Leah? How can one increase his Siyata d’shmaya to earn more money? This groundbreaking work will bring you pure joy, as well […]

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Redeeming Relevance in the Book of Genesis

Redeeming Relevance in the Book of Genesis

Explorations in Text and Meaningby Rabbi Francis Nataf From the Introduction: We see fewer and fewer serious attempts to seek the Torahs evaluation of new ideas and behavior…. This is the way one treats antiquities: by protecting them in musuems, they lose any relevance to the present. More important, this is not the way Jews […]

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Succas Dovid Bereishis

Succas Dovid Bereishis

Selected Thoughts on Bereishisby Rabbi Dovid KviatTranslated by: Ariel WaldenPart of the ‘Succas Dovid Selected Thoughts’ series. Rabbi Kviat is the prolific author of the acclaimed multi-volume commentary, the Succas David. That work, an incisive analysis of sugiyos spanning the entire Talmud, is studied in yeshivos the world over. The Succas David is not only […]

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Wrestling Jacob

Wrestling Jacob

Deception, Identity, and Freudian Slips in Genesisby Shmuel Klitsner In Wrestling Jacob, a master teacher introduces us to the biblical Jacob in an original and compelling psychological reading that takes us inside the ancient Hebrew text. As his lens focuses on the Bibles artistic use of anomalous language and intertextual allusion, Klitsner moves seamlessly from […]

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World Peace according to the Seven Laws of Noah – DVD

World Peace according to the Seven Laws of Noah - DVD

Universal Laws of Unity This presentation containing practicing Noahides, Leading Rabbis and Philosophers will give a detailed explanation of the Seven Commandments of Noah, and how they will ultimately lead to World Peace in our Time. Just ask:Is World Peace Possible?What are the Seven Noahide laws?How are we going to implement them?Why did G-d bring […]

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Welcome to Hebrew on DVD

Welcome to Hebrew on DVD

World’s most advanced Hebrew course for beginners. In the 30 lessons of this course, you’ll learn over 1200 new words! (More than what’s covered in an ordinary Israeli Ulpan class!) VIDEO-ACTIVE; A unique method that boosts your speaking ability; at the end of each lesson, you’ll actively participate in the dialogue by means of subtitles […]

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JPS Torah Commentary Genesis

JPS Torah Commentary Genesis

Beraishisby Nahum M. SarnaEdited by Nahum M. SarnaPart of the ‘JPS Torah/Tanach with Commentary’ series. The JPS Torah Commentary series guides readers through the words and ideas of the Torah. Each volume is the work of a scholar who stands at the pinnacle of his field. Every page contains the complete traditional Hebrew text, with […]

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A Torah Commentary for Our TImes: Bereishis

A Torah Commentary for Our TImes: Bereishis

Volume One: Genesisby Harvey J FieldsIllustrated by: Gloria CarmiPart of the ‘A Torah Commentary for Our Times’ series. Intermediate level commentary on the Book of Genesis (Bereshit ) published by the Reform Movement. Each chapter contains a summary of the Torah portion, an identification of key themes, summaries of select classical and modern commentary and […]

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The Beast that Crouches at the Door

The Beast that Crouches at the Door

Adam & Eve, Cain & Abel and Beyond; A Biblical Explorationby Rabbi David Fohrman What are we to learn from the narratives in the Torah?A walking, talking snake.A tree that bears mysterious knowledge of Good and Evil. A mark upon Cain for all to see. The early narratives in the Book of Genesis are familiar […]

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Rashi’s Daughters – Book 1: Joheved

Rashi's Daughters - Book 1: Joheved

The year is 1068. Salomon Ben Isaac (one day to be known as Rashi), returns home to Troyes, France, from his studies in Germany to take over the family winemaking business and embark on a path that will indelibly influence the Jewish world. The first scholar ever to write a Talmud commentary, Salomon secretly begins […]

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New Studies in Bereshit

New Studies in Bereshit

Studies in the Weekly Sidraby Nechama LeibowitzTranslated by: Aryeh NewmanPart of the ‘New Studies in the Weekly Sidra by Nechama Leibowitz’ series. Nehama Leibowitz brings fresh insight into the Torah. The material for her books come from her years of lectures in Israel. Now you can benefit from her vast knowledge. Translated from the widely-read […]

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The Beginning of Desire

The Beginning of Desire

Reflections on Genesisby Avivah Gottlieb ZornbergPart of the ‘Commentaries on the Bible by Avivah Zornberg’ series. A unique blend of brilliant literary insights and theological wisdom, derived from a lifelong immersion in rabbinic traditions and lore. With amazing literary sensitivity, Zornberg ingeniously breathes new life into Adam and Eve, Noah, Abraham and Sarah, Isaac, Jacob […]

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The Illuminated Torah: Sefer Shemos / The Book of Exodus

The Illuminated Torah: Sefer Shemos / The Book of Exodus

by Rabbi Yonah WeinribIllustrated by: Yonah Weinrib The illuminations are breathtakingly beautiful… The calligraphy and micrography are exacting… The commentary is profound and inspiring… A magnificent new art edition by renowned Judaica artist Rabbi Yonah Weinrib This unprecedented artistic endeavor writes a new chapter in the annals of manuscript illumination. The first offering in this […]

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The Linear Chumash Shemos

The Linear Chumash Shemos

ExodusPart of the ‘The Linear Chumash’ series. Ages 4-11 Learning aid for the young Bible student. Hebrew and English texts presented in clear, easy-to-read type. The phrase-by-phrase English translation based on Rashi’s commentary, includes the translator’s clarifications and explanations of difficult concepts.

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Artscroll Schott. Inter 2 Chumash Shemos

Artscroll Schott. Inter 2 Chumash Shemos

The Torah and Haftaros with an Interlinear Translation & commentary anthologized from Rabbinic writings.Part of the ‘Artscroll Schottenstein Interlinear Chumash’ series. Introducing an easy-to-follow edition of the Chumash. This Chumash has the same innovative format as Artscroll’s other interlinear publications: Tehillim, Siddur, Machzor. With the Interlinear Chumash The translation is always right in front of […]

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Gad Elbaz-Light at the End of the Tunnel

Gad Elbaz-Light at the End of the Tunnel

by Gad Elbaz Elbaz has a style that draws on Arab rhythms, hip-hop beats, the harmonies of the Backstreet Boys and the ballads of Whitney Houston and Celine Dion. Hebrew. Track ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the title of a song that is followed by . 1. h’emunah 2. leiv margish 3. mizmar […]

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Artscroll Chumash Rashi – Personal – Shemos – Exodus

Artscroll Chumash Rashi - Personal - Shemos - Exodus

Slipcased 4 volume setEdited by Rabbi Yisrael HerczegPart of the ‘Artscroll Chumash & Rashi’ series. The Torah with Rashi’s commentary translated, annotated, and elucidated. The ever popular and widely acclaimed Sapirstein Edition of Rashi is now available in convenient, personal-size booklets that fit in your pocket or purse. The Sapirstein Edition Rashi presents the classic […]

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