Thursday, September 06, 2007

"Its Beginning Is In Its End"

(Picture courtesy of USHMM.org)

"Many so-called serious students of Torah shy away from the simple messages of the prophets and TaNaKh because they do not consider them to be enough of an intellectual challenge."

Kosher Torah: The Importance of TaNaKh (Bible) Study

2 Comments:

At September 9, 2007 at 3:56:00 PM EDT, Anonymous avakesh said...

A discussion - here
http://www.avakesh.com/2006/10/why_do_yeshivos.html

 
At September 9, 2007 at 6:09:00 PM EDT, Blogger A Simple Jew said...

Avakesh: Thank you for that link. Of particular interest was this sentence:

"...don't allow them to study Scripture in depth until they master the Talmud."

 

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