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JTS's weekly commentary on parashat hashavua and the holidays, published for over 20 years, is enjoyed by thousands of readers every week. The commentary features select faculty, students, and staff from across JTS. We invite you to subscribe to this podcast and bring Torah from JTS wherever you go.

JTS's weekly commentary on parashat hashavua and the holidays, published for over 20 years, is enjoyed by thousands of readers every week. The commentary features select faculty, students, and staff from across JTS. We invite you to subscribe to this podcast and bring Torah from JTS wherever you go.

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United States

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JTS's weekly commentary on parashat hashavua and the holidays, published for over 20 years, is enjoyed by thousands of readers every week. The commentary features select faculty, students, and staff from across JTS. We invite you to subscribe to this podcast and bring Torah from JTS wherever you go.

Language:

English


Episodes

Mother's Milk: Mishpatim 5780

2/17/2020
The JTS Commentary for Mishpatim by Rabbi Marcus Mordecai Schwartz. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:08:38

Expanding the Circle of Revelation: Yitro 5780

2/10/2020
The JTS Commentary for Yitro by Rabbi Daniel Nevins. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:08:46

Destiny in the Details: Beshallah 5780

2/4/2020
The JTS Commentary for Beshallah by Dr. Rachel Rosenthal. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:06:01

The Liberating Power of the Calendar: Bo 5780

1/28/2020
The JTS Commentary for Va'era by Dr. Hillel Gruenberg. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:08:27

Finding Freedom: Va'era 5780

1/20/2020
The JTS Commentary for Va'era by Rabbi Joel Pitkowsky. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:06:15

Spiritual Poetry Makes the Good Book Great: Shemot 5780

1/13/2020
The JTS Commentary for Shemot by Dr. Amy Kalmanofsky. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:06:54

Difficult Blessings and the Love Within: Vayehi 5780

1/7/2020
The JTS Commentary for Vayehi by Rabbi Jacob Blumenthal. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:08:26

Why Everyone Should Cry In Public: Vayiggash 5780

12/30/2019
The JTS Commentary for Vayiggash by Dr. Sarah Wolf. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:07:41

Letters Unopened: Miketz 5780

12/23/2019
The JTS Commentary for Miketz by Dr. Shira D. Epstein. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:05:45

To Fulfill a Mitzvah: Vayeshev 5780

12/16/2019
The JTS Commentary for Vayeshev by Rabbi Eliezer Diamond. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:07:58

Wrestling for Blessing: Vayishlah 5780

12/9/2019
The JTS Commentary for Vayishlah by Rabbi Daniel Nevins. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:08:00

The Monumental Act of Listening: Vayetzei 5780

12/2/2019
The JTS Commentary for Vayetzei by Jessica Fisher. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:05:33

Introducing The Evolution of Torah: a history of rabbinic literature

11/27/2019
Episode 1: Who Were the Rabbis? What led to the emergence of the group of scholars and teachers we call the Rabbis? What motivated them and what did they value? The Rabbis looked to their forebear, Hillel, as an exemplar of religious leadership, and in this episode, we’ll look at three stories they told about Hillel to see what we can learn about the Rabbis’ self-conception. Subscribe now: Apple podcasts:...

Duration:00:13:57

Stumping Rashi: Toledot 5780

11/25/2019
The JTS Commentary for Toledot by Marc Gary. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:08:26

A Family Reconciles: Hayyei Sarah 5780

11/19/2019
The JTS Commentary for Hayyei Sarah by Rabbi Naomi Kalish. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:07:45

The Gravity of Laughter: Vayera 5780

11/11/2019
The JTS Commentary for Vayera by Rabbi Ariella Rosen. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:06:42

Go Forth: The Grammar of Remembrance: Lekh Lekha 5780

11/5/2019
The JTS Commentary for Lekh Lekha by Dr. David Roskies. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:12:55

Feeling the Flood: Noah 5780

10/29/2019
The JTS Commentary for Noah by Mary Brett Koplen. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:07:39

Don't Wait Until Next Week: Bereishit 5780

10/23/2019
The JTS Commentary for Bereishit by Rabbi Burton Visotzky and Karenna Gore. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:07:13

Human Lives and the Natural World: Sukkot 5780

10/13/2019
The JTS Commentary for Sukkot by Dr. Shuly Rubin Schwartz. Music provided by JJReinhold / Pond5.

Duration:00:08:20