On Books And Scrolls

By Brad Hirschfield

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, September 19, 1997

As People of the Book, it is interesting that the Torah is still presented in scroll form. This format is purposefully kept as a reminder of the continuity between past, present and future.

Topic: Tradition, Jewish Text, Meaning, Publishing

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.28/no.537

Page Number(s): 6-7

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Hirschfield, Brad. On Books And Scrolls. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 19 September 1997: 6-7. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8495


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