Hebrew In Israel | Torah Portion Terumah – Learn Torah

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Hebrew In Israel | Torah Portion Terumah – Learn Torah


Yoel shares his personal connection to Temple studies and dives into the details of its materials and furniture as we begin the portions on the Miskan (tabernacle) with this week’s Torah Portion, Terumah (contribution). 

Torah Portion Terumah: Exodus 25:1 – 27:19

Questions And Topics In This Discussion

  • What is the Temple?  What is the Shekinah?
  • Contrast to Pagan Temple Practices
  • Maaser (tithe) vs. Terumah (gift for temple/priests)
  • Ancient dyes & colors
  • Can We Duplicate the Anointing Oil?
  • The Reconstructed Choshen (breastplate)
  • The Ark Of The Covenant & the Cherubim
  • Table of Showbread
  • The Menorah (Lampstand)



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February 17, 2018 at 10:03 pm

Most excellent! Thank you so very much Yoel, thank you.

Penny Grayson

February 23, 2018 at 3:16 am

Learned so much! Thank you.
So interesting. I am inspired to do more research.

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