Torah in a Nutshell

What would it be like to comprehend the Chumash (the first five books of the Torah) as a complete, organic entity? Not a bit here and a bit there, but a solid grasp of how it all fits together along with a grounding in all the foundation concepts?

This pioneering course from the London School of Jewish Studies, under its president, Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks, has given thousands of people world-wide a paradigm-shifting perspective in just 6 sessions! The course examines the Chumash from seven key perspectives while at the same time giving over a methodology for analysing any part of the Chumash, utilising classic methods of analysis.

A major part of the course is work done by the student which helps one acquire knowledge and context way beyond what one achieves in a passive process. However, no knowledge of Hebrew or extensive background is needed.

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Torah in a Nutshell
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Thursday Night course

In partnership with Pine Street Shul

Start date
30 October 2014
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Number of sessions
6
Time
Thursday night, 7:30–9:30pm
Venue
Pine Street Shul Corner Pine & Louis Road, Orchards
Faculty
Ilana Stein
Price
R800
Note
This price is for full up-front payment which is discounted heavily. This can be paid on-line by booking below, or you can contact our office to pay via EFT or Credit Card. Should you wish to pay in monthly instalments, please contact our office on info@TheAcademy.org.za

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In the case of financial need, please contact the Dean directly on ravramon@TheAcademy.org.za

Torah in a Nutshell
Get the whole picture
Thursday Night course

In partnership with Sandton Shul

Start date
29 October 2014
Number of sessions
6
Time
Wednesday night, 7:30–9:30pm
Venue
Sandton Shul Kopje Road, Morningside
Faculty
Rabbi Ramon Widmonte
Price
R800
Note
This price is for full up-front payment which is discounted heavily. This can be paid on-line by booking below, or you can contact our office to pay via EFT or Credit Card. Should you wish to pay in monthly instalments, please contact our office on info@TheAcademy.org.za

Book now

The Academy has partnered with Quicket, online vendors, to process on-line payments. Quicket protects transactions in three ways: by using a secure payment gateway, protecting account activities with an encrypted connection, and complying with the PCI Security Council standard when it comes to safeguarding payment card data. Should you choose to purchase online, please ensure you’re satisfied with Quicket’s security as The Academy cannot bear responsibility for online payments; Should you wish to, please contact our office and we’ll process your payment directly

View our Terms and Conditions…

In the case of financial need, please contact the Dean directly on ravramon@TheAcademy.org.za

The Academy is a vibrant, modern-orthodox program for Jewish thought, scholarship and education and that inspires our community with a lifelong love of Jewish learning. About us…

In association with Mizrachi South Africa and the London School of Jewish Studies (President: Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, Dean: Dr. Raphael Zarum)