Torah in a Nutshell

What would it be like to comprehend the Chumash (the first five books of the Torah) as a complete, organic entity? Not a bit here and a bit there, but a solid grasp of how it all fits together along with a grounding in all the foundation concepts?

This pioneering course from the London School of Jewish Studies, under its president, Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks, has given thousands of people world-wide a paradigm-shifting perspective in just 6 sessions! The course examines the Chumash from seven key perspectives while at the same time giving over a methodology for analysing any part of the Chumash, utilising classic methods of analysis.

Join the Academy, Rabbi Ramon Widmonte and Ilana Stein in partnership with Camps Bay Shul, Phyllis Jowell School, Waverley Shul & Beit Yisrael as we discover what it would be like to comprehend the Chumash (the first five books of the Torah) as a complete, organic entity. Not a bit here and a bit there, but a solid grasp of how it all fits together along with a grounding in all the foundation concepts.

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In association with Mizrachi South Africa and the London School of Jewish Studies (President: Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, Dean: Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum, Honorary President: Emeritus Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks)