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THE 205: Biblical Texts in Global Contexts (Byer): Jewish Perspectives

Commentaries from a Jewish Perspective

The commentaries below interpret and explain the biblical text from a Jewish perspective.

Most Jewish commentaries focus on the Torah (the first 5 books of the Old Testament, also known as the Pentateuch), though some commentaries also cover other books from the Old Testament.

Torah Commentaries

The Torah includes the first five books of the Bible: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy.

Additional Torah Commentaries

Annotated Bibles

Old Testament Commentaries

More Jewish Commentaries

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