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Torah Resources International is an organization comprised of individuals who are seriously committed to knowing Yeshua as the Living Word and Messiah by studying the entire Torah, from Genesis through Revelation. We are a group of teachers and authors who seek to promote the biblically Hebraic concepts of the Torah with the hope that people will gain a greater depth of understanding of Yeshua, as well as how we were created to live.

We invite you to participate in this challenging and exciting learning process with us that you too might catch a glimpse of the truth that the Scriptures, from Genesis to Revelation, are truly darche noam, ways of pleasantness for all who take hold of them. 

 
 
 
 

 

Simply More Literal

TRI is very pleased to bring you the study resource, “Simply More Literal,” a translation and notes on Torah texts in a manner that is consistent with the “p'shat” meaning of the text. “P'shat” is the Hebrew word for the literal, plain, historical sense of a verse. We provide grammatically legitimate alternative readings to traditional translations that are consistent with knowing ourselves as new creations in the Holy One of Israel.

 
 
 
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Shoreshim Publishing Inc. is relaunching under new leadership as the official publishing house for Torah Resources International (TRI) and the upcoming Table Talk (TT) business to provide individual Torah study materials and online study resources for TRI students. Please click on the link below to visit the new website and see what is available to order to enhance your Torah studies.

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Here is what ADONAI says: 

"Stand at the crossroads and look;
ask about the ancient paths,
'Which one is the tov way?'
Take it, and you will find rest for your beings.

 

Dear Students of God’s Word,

If you see any printed material circulating that you do not find available on one of our web sites, it is unofficial. If the printed material has been translated from English to another language, whoever did that translation of our teaching, did not do this together with us and we did not check the translation to see if it is what we teach or not. Please be advised. And if you see such a work circulating, please contact us at:
torahresourcesinternational@gmail.com to let us know about it. Thank you.

 

 

 


 
Online Course: Foundations Rediscovered
 
This is TRI’s Torah Institute’s first online course. We are endeavouring to help Bible students to rediscover the precious foundations of their faith, which are deeply rooted in the fabric of scripture from Genesis to Revelation. The course material emphasizes the continuing authority that the Torah [The Five Books of Moses] has for all serious students of the Word of God.
 
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Torah Portion from Briteinu – Vayetze ויצא

The Battle Of The Wits

The main character of Parashat Vayetze is Jacob. This portion begins as Jacob is busy packing his bags to flee from his angry brother, Esau, and closes with Jacob fleeing again, but this time from his angry father-in-law and uncle, Laban. During his journeys, we see Jacob caught in a cycle of deception. In this battle of wits, a younger Jacob, whose life has thus far been characterized by shrewdness, is pitted against an older more experienced conniver, Laban.

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From the Haftarah

The Ever-Merciful Hand of Grace

This haftarah begins with a rather enigmatic reference to Jacob, Israel's ancestor. The material seems to be out of context when compared with its textual surroundings, although it really is not, as we shall see. Moreover, it is a very difficult section to interpret.

Hosea, the prophet, is renouncing Israel's sins and their failure to seek God. If they chose to not come back to the Lord their God, Hosea explained to them that they only await a terrible end. At the conclusion of the passage, the prophet provided hope that despite the fact that Israel would be and had been unfaithful to the covenant, nevertheless, God had still remained faithful to His part of the covenant. He appealed to Israel through the prophets to come back to Him. He Himself, at the same time, promised to bring them back and forgive them.

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“Should,” “Must,” or “Have To”

Our hearts want to communicate something that we think is important. In our exploration of the non-Jewish person’s relationship to the Torah, we have scrupulously avoided the use of “must,” “should,” and “have to,” as these ideas are completely inappropriate to the issues at hand.

The use of such words tends to open the door wide to the possibility of legalism taking over. By “legalism,” we mean the belief that adherence to the Torah is a requirement for obtaining, and/or maintaining, one’s justification before God. 

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Israel Study Expeditions
 
The 7-10 day Wilderness Israel Study Expedition [WISE] is designed for anyone who is seeking personal freedom to live in new dimensions of intimacy with God. Come to the silence of the Wilderness where we learn to hear God’s voice, to hike among the historical sites, and swim in the desert springs where God is our teacher.

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