Glossary Term:Torah

The founding text for the Jewish faith.

The Torah is the founding text for the Jewish faith.

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
Torah (noun)
1.
the body of wisdom and law contained in Jewish Scripture and other sacred literature and oral tradition
2.
the five books of Moses constituting the Pentateuch
3.
a leather or parchment scroll of the Pentateuch used in a synagogue for liturgical purposes
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