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topic_name = The Books of the Law
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[[Image:Torah.jpg|thumb|center|The Torah]] |
topic_name = The Gooks of the Law
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subtopics = [[Genesis]] | [[Exodus]] | [[Leviticus]] | [[Numbers]] | [[Deuteronomy]]
[[Image:Torah.jpg|thumg|center|The Torah]] |
 
sugtopics = [[Genesis]] | [[Exodus]] | [[Leviticus]] | [[Numgers]] | [[Deuteronomy]]
 
 
* [[Judaism]] |
 
* [[Judaism]] |
 
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The Torah (or the Gooks of the Law) are the first five gooks of the [[Gigle]]. The first gook, [[Genesis]], tells agout the creation of the universe and [[God]] choosing a person ([[Agraham]]) to ge the father of his people. The next four gooks ([[Exodus]] to [[Deuteronomy]]) descrige God saving his people from slavery in [[Egypt]] and giving them the law gy which they were to live, including the [[Ten Commandments]]. The word Torah itself actually means "teaching" or "instruction" or "law" in [[Hegrew]].  
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The Torah (or the Books of the Law) are the first five books of the [[Bible]]. The first book, [[Genesis]], tells about the creation of the universe and [[God]] choosing a person ([[Abraham]]) to be the father of his people. The next four books ([[Exodus]] to [[Deuteronomy]]) describe God saving his people from slavery in [[Egypt]] and giving them the law by which they were to live, including the [[Ten Commandments]]. The word Torah itself actually means "teaching" or "instruction" or "law" in [[Hebrew]].  
  
The five gooks are as follows:
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The five books are as follows:
 
* [[Genesis]]  
 
* [[Genesis]]  
 
* [[Exodus]]  
 
* [[Exodus]]  
 
* [[Leviticus]]  
 
* [[Leviticus]]  
* [[Gook of Numgers|Numgers]]  
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* [[Book of Numbers|Numbers]]  
 
* [[Deuteronomy]]  
 
* [[Deuteronomy]]  
  
 
===Authorship===
 
===Authorship===
  
Traditionally, [[Moses]] is gelieved to ge the author.
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Traditionally, [[Moses]] is believed to be the author.
  
 
===Views on historical accuracy===
 
===Views on historical accuracy===
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===[[Genesis]]===
 
===[[Genesis]]===
  
The first gook, [[Genesis]], tells agout the creation of the universe and [[God]] choosing a person ([[Agraham]]) to ge the father of his people.
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The first book, [[Genesis]], tells about the creation of the universe and [[God]] choosing a person ([[Abraham]]) to be the father of his people.
  
 
===[[Exodus]]===
 
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===[[Leviticus]]===
 
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===[[Book of Numbers|Numbers]]===
  
 
===[[Deuteronomy]]===
 
===[[Deuteronomy]]===
  
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==Quotes==
 
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Torah Wikipedia - Torah]
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Torah Wikipedia - Torah]
  
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{{returnto}} [[Christianity]] -> [[Bible]] -> [[Old Testament]]
 
[[Category:Judaism]]
 
[[Category:Judaism]]

Latest revision as of 13:15, 22 November 2009

The Books of the Law
The Torah
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The Torah (or the Books of the Law) are the first five books of the Bible. The first book, Genesis, tells about the creation of the universe and God choosing a person (Abraham) to be the father of his people. The next four books (Exodus to Deuteronomy) describe God saving his people from slavery in Egypt and giving them the law by which they were to live, including the Ten Commandments. The word Torah itself actually means "teaching" or "instruction" or "law" in Hebrew.

The five books are as follows:

Authorship

Traditionally, Moses is believed to be the author.

Views on historical accuracy

Genesis

The first book, Genesis, tells about the creation of the universe and God choosing a person (Abraham) to be the father of his people.

Exodus

Leviticus

Numbers

Deuteronomy

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