Touching Torah

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Touching Torah


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Size: 18" x 24"
Materials: Mixed Media

Donated to Congregation Har El in West Vancouver.

Doreen and Jack Rosen are "Touching Torah."

The Torah is the foundation of Judiasm. Without it Judiasm doesn't exist.

Just as God himself does not change, so the Torah which is His eternal testimony to Israel, can not be changed. Moses thus said "You shall not add to the word which I command you, nor shall you subtract from it; you must keep the commandments of God your lord, which I command you" (Deut. 4:2) Therefore no commandment of the Torah can ever be abrogated or changed.

The Sefer Torah- a Torah Scroll, contains the Five Books of Moshe Rabaynu (Moses our teacher), hand written on parchment (animal skin). It is the holiest of all books of Tanach