Professional Development Resources: Bible

Guarding the Treasure and Guarding the Tongue – a response from Tamar Ross

A response from Tamar Ross to Aryeh Frimer’s review of her book ” Expanding the Palace of Torah: Orthodoxy and Feminism”. The response is... Read more

Teaching About Textual Transmissions: How Important? How Necessary?

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at 1989, 3:3, pg.44. Reprinted here with permission. RABBI CARMY is on the faculty of Yeshiva University in... Read more

And Sarah Laughed…

  This article originally appeared in Tradition, Volume 31, Spring, 1997. Appears here with permission.   One of the more enigmatic passages in the... Read more

Guarding the Treasure: A Review Essay

Guarding the Torah A review essay of Tamar Ross’ “Expanding the Palace of Torah: Orthodoxy and Feminism” To read the review, click here. Read more

Beyond Parshanut: Using Midrash to Enhance the Teaching of Values

BEYOND PARSHANUT: USING MIDRASH TO ENHANCE THE TEACHING OF VALUES [1] Nathaniel Helfgot Rabbi Helfgot is the Coordinator of the Jewish Studies curriculum at... Read more

The Resurrection Motif in the Midrash on the Akedat Yitzchak

The story of the Akedah, the binding and near sacrifice of Yitzchak, is the high point in Avraham’s life. The event is described in... Read more

Face to Face: An Exercise in Theme Words

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, Elul 5753, pp. 30-32. Appears here with permission.   In Gen. 32:20, Yaakov’s emissaries to Esav recite the... Read more

Standing Beneath the Mountain: Transmitting Torah to the Next Generation

Prologue: In every large group or organization, the individuals involved never quite actualize the professed ideals. Visitors to an urban courtroom, for example, are... Read more

Vayetze Targilon

Click here to see related source: http://www.lookstein.org/resource/vayetze_friedler.pdf This piece is an excerpt from a Parsha workbook written by Aharon Friedler for the fourth grade.... Read more

The Child’s Introduction to Bible Study

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at, 6, 1, 1992, pp. 28-30. Reprinted here with permission. DR. DEITCHER is a faculty member of the... Read more
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