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Complete Parashath Wayishlah (With Dramatic Audio Reading)

  Parashath Wayishlah Bereshith/Genesis 32:4-36:43 CHAPTER 33 CHAPTER 34 CHAPTER 35 CHAPTER 36  

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Watch Genesis Movie: Ya’akov and Esau With African Actors

Watch African actors from Mali play Ya’akov, Esa’u, Hamar, Dina and the Canaanites in Genesis the Movie Mark Deming summarizes the film: The Bible’s Book of Genesis is given a new spin by director Cheik Oumar Sissoko in his film La Genèse/Genesis, which recasts a famous story by relocating it …

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African Actors From Mali Play Jacob, Esau, Dina and the Canaanites

Have you ever watched any of the Hollywood produced films about events in the Torah or Tanakh and just felt uncomfortable seeing obviously non-European people portrayed as and by Europeans or even Turks? If so, you have probably wished that there were movies about events in the Bible with characters …

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Listen to Dramatic Audio Reading of Toledot

This audio reading of Parashat Toledot comes from the NIV (New International Version) of the Bible by the “Inspired By” group. Performances are from a wide circle of talented actors and public figures of African ancestry. Enjoy listening to the Parashat with your children as the Torah is brought to life …

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Complete Torah Reading of Toledot

Parashat Toledot Bereshith/Genesis 25:19-28:9 Chapter 25   CHAPTER 26 CHAPTER 27 CHAPTER 28

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Lessons on Faith in Weekly Parashah: Lekh L’kha

Let us exercise Abraham Avinu’s example of faith in our lives Lekh L’kha, literally means ‘go for or to yourself’. In this parashah (Torah reading), we address the name of the reading ‘go for yourself’ in the context of achieving faith by pondering and researching. Blind faith is discouraged by the TaNaKh (Hebrew …

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Moreh Mordekai Gordan: Thoughts on Parasha Bereshith

“Think about it, your prayers, my prayers on a daily basis help keep things in balance.” Moreh Mordekai was gracious enough to share his thoughts with us on parasha Bereshith and the unity of the people Israel. Read some of the excerpts from the video below. As you can see …

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