Depths of the Torah, Complete Edition + Audio CD Set
The five books plus appendices of Depths of the Torah offers in-depth study into the stories and laws of the Torah from Genesis to Deuteronomy.
Unravel the mysterious laws of clean and unclean, the detailed sacrificial system, the priesthood and Temple, and discover their deeper, Messianic meanings. Reconcile the Gospels with the harsh laws of Torah, including slavery, capital punishment, stoning rebellious sons, and taking eye-for-eye. Depths of the Torah examines each of the 613 commandments in detail through the eyes of the sages, the Messiah, the Prophets, the Gospels, and Paul’s writings.
Study biblical poetry, narrative form, midrash, and New Testament interpretation with a literary approach to Torah study. Examine apostolic interpretations of Torah and compare with rabbinic thought. Devotional, inspirational, and unapologetically Messiah-centered, Depths of the Torah offers practical direction for Torah-living.
An invaluable study source for every serious student of the Bible.
Book One: Teaches the book of Genesis, focusing on each commandment, while uncovering hidden depths in the lives of Adam, Noah, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, and Joseph.
Book Two: Teaches through the stories and commandments in the book of Exodus, revealing hidden depths in the life of Moses and the exodus from Egypt, the giving of the Torah at Sinai, and the construction of the Tabernacle.
Book Three: Teaches through the book of Leviticus, focusing on each commandment, while plumbing the depths to the sacrifices, the priesthood, the Sanctuary, the biblical festivals, and the dietary laws.
Book Four: Teaches through the stories and commandments in the book of Numbers while revealing the deep meaning of the census, the twelve spies, the rejection of the land, Korah’s rebellion, the red heifer, the prophecies of Balaam, and the encampments of Israel in the wilderness.
Book Five: Teaches the book of Deuteronomy, focusing on each commandment, revealing hidden depths in the words of Moses as he reiterated the Torah and prepared the children of Israel for the last stage of their journey.
Appendices: Additional essays, maps, charts, diagrams, indexes, bibliography, and other useful tools to assist you in your study of the Torah.
Depths of the Torah Audio Commentary contains fifty-four audio chapters corresponding to the fifty-four Torah portions. The audio magazine supplement includes a short introduction to the parashah, a Messianic teaching on based on the weekly parashah, insights from Chasidic sources on that Torah portion, a children’s story about the Torah portion, and a sample of the Hebrew from that week’s Torah portion cantillated according to the synagogue melody.
Introduction: Boaz Michael provides a quick introduction to the Torah.
Midrash: D. Thomas Lancaster delivers a teaching expanding on the commentary in the written materials on the weekly Torah portion.
Hidden Light: Toby Janicki offers insights from Chassidic commentaries on the parashah.
Torah Kids, Tales of the Sages: D. Thomas Lancaster tells a children’s stories based upon the lives of the sages from Talmud and Midrash.
Chanting the Torah: Aaron Eby cantillates the Hebrew of the first aliyah of the weekly Torah.
Listen to some sample tracks:
Listen to Audio Samples
Tales of the Sages
Chanting the Torah