Sacred Jewish Texts

External Texts

A bibliographical summary of Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha.

Ancient Jewish Texts

This is an overview of ancient texts that came after the bible but before rabbinic literature.

The Making of a Torah Scroll

Written by hand, a sefer Torah is produced according to strict specifications.

Spirituality of Texts

Overcoming the "leprosy of fluency" so we can discover ever-greater insights in our textual study

Halakhah and Aggadah

Balancing between the importance of Jewish behavior and the meaning that Jews find in those behaviors creates a productive tension that defines Jewish life.

Sacred Texts (Kitvei Kodesh)

Jewish texts as sacred texts.