Key Concepts

  • Bat Kol, ‘daughter of a Voice,' describes who we are, humans "made in the image and likeness of God" (Gen. 1:27).
  • Talmud Torah is our study and doing of Torah, using Jewish sources.
  • Havrutah is our method of study, based on the proverb that "Iron sharpens iron" (Prov. 27:17).
  • Just as one piece of iron sharpens another, so two studying together sharpen each other's minds.
  • Hebrew language is our key to the exegesis of biblical texts.
  • Sabbath observance is ‘imitatio Dei,' and in imitation of Jesus and his followers. Sunday worship further describes who we are as followers of Jesus

See also

Methodology