Tanach in a Day!



Welcome to the homepage of our Tanach in a Day program, which we held on Sunday December 24th, 2017! We delivered a full day of classes on the foundation text of Judaism, taking us from the start of Tanach to its conclusion! Audio recordings of the classes, with their source sheets, are now available here. Please see below for more on the program.

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List of Classes
New: Babysitting!
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The List of Classes

To dedicate a specific class from this list, please email info@torontotorah.com. To make a general donation, please go here.

Time Program Speaker Dedication
7:45 AM Shacharit!
8:30-9:30 AM Chumash
A Divine Play in Five Acts
Source Sheet
R’ Jonathan Ziring Beth and Mark Ziring in loving memory of Beth’s father Chaim Nivin (Chaim Ezra ben Chanoch Eliyahu z”l) on what would have been his 100th birthday
9:30-10:00 AM Yehoshua
From Slaves to Israelis
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner Ziporah and Tommy Zwiebel, in loving memory of Alfred Ellenbogen z”l and George Zwiebel z”l
10:00-10:30 AM Shoftim
Are These Leaders?!
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner Robbie and Brian Schwartz and family, in memory of Brian’s father Frank Schwartz, Ephraim ben Noach z”l
10:30-11:00 AM Shemuel
What is a Jewish King?
Source Sheet
Adam Friedmann Kim Smiley and Matthew Friedberg, in honour of their son Sam, and Dr. Martin Friedberg
11:00-11:30 AM Melachim
The Rise and Fall of the Jewish Dynasty
R’ Jonathan Ziring
Source Sheet
Mimi and Byron Shore
11:30-12:00 PM Yeshayah
Politics and Prophecy
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner Dr. Ellen Warner and Dr. Jeff Lipton, in loving memory of Freda Warner and Norman & Helen Lipton z”l
12:00-12:30 PM Yirmiyah
Tortured Prophet, Stubborn Nation
Yaron Perez $180
12:30-1:00 PM Yechezkel
Visions from Tel Aviv
Yaron Perez Dedicated by Susan Oliver in memory of Esther Seeman z”l, Joseph Zettel z”l, and Yehudah Gilden z”l
1:00 PM Lunch Served! Nathan Kirsh,
in loving memory of his parents, Rachel bat Mordechai z”l and Yehudah Pesach ben Naftali haKohen z”l
1:30-2:00 PM Trei Asar 1:
Hosheia, Michah
Yoel, Amos

Judgment Day is Coming
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner $180
2:00-2:30 PM Trei Asar 2:
Ovadiah, Yonah
Nachum, Tzefaniah
Chavakuk

Nasty Neighbours: Edom, Assyria, Babylon
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner $180
2:30-3:00 PM Trei Asar 3:
Chaggai, Zecharyah
Malachi

Return to Zion
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner Shayna and Dr. Lazer Friedman, in loving memory of Shayna’s parents HaRav Yechiel Michel ben haRav Eliezer Lipa and Malkah bat Chaim Yehoshua Lipa z”l
3:00-3:30 PM Tehillim (Psalms)
Timely, Timeless Songs
Source Sheet
R’ Jonathan Ziring Morris Sosnovitch, for a refuah sheleimah for Baruch ben Zenia
3:30-4:00 PM Mishlei (Proverbs)
Polemical Poetry
Source Sheet
R’ Jonathan Ziring $180
4:00-4:30 PM Iyov (Job)
The Trial of G-d and Man
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner Rabbi Mordechai and Caren Torczyner, in honour of the Beit Midrash
4:30 PM Minchah/Maariv!
5:00-5:30 PM Shir haShirim (Song of Songs)
G-d and the Jews: A Love Story
Source Sheet
Adam Friedmann Nina and David Bernstein, in memory of David’s parents, Mordechai ben Avraham Chaim z”l and Chana Sara Tova bat Avraham Dov z”l
5:30-6:00 PM Ruth
Heroes and Superheroes
Source Sheet
R’ Jonathan Ziring Nathan Kirsh,
in loving memory of his mother, Rachel bat Mordechai z”l
6:00-6:30 PM Eichah (Lamentations)
A Guide for Grieving
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner $180
6:30-7:00 PM Kohelet (Ecclesiastes)
The Point of Life, On Second Thought
Source Sheet
R’ Jonathan Ziring Asher and Bonnie Saban in memory of their parents Shalom and Leora Saban z”l and Philip and Gertrude Steinhart z”l
7:00-7:30 PM Esther
Man Plans, G-d Laughs
Source Sheet
Adam Friedmann In memory of our dear mother, Susanna Goldstein.
Zev Goldstein and Moshe Goldstein and families
7:30-8:00 PM Daniel
A Jewish Dreamer in Babylon
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner Dedicated for a refuah sheleimah for Moshe Yehuda ben Chana Pessa and Masha bat Shayna Kayla
8:00-8:30 PM Ezra/Nechemiah
Rebirth is Hard
Source Sheet
R’ Mordechai Torczyner Nathan Kirsh, in loving memory of his father, Yehudah Pesach ben Naftali haKohen z”l
8:30-9:00 PM Divrei haYamim
Deja Vu, but not quite
Source Sheet
R’ Jonathan Ziring Brenda and Moshe Bessin and family in honour of the first yahrzeit of Brenda’s father, Ralph Fromer, Reuven ben Yehudah Leib z”l
9:00 PM Ice Cream Siyum! Dedicated anonymously

Babysitting!

You asked, we answered! We are offering babysitting for the classes from 10 AM to 1 PM.

Advance registration is required; please email info@torontotorah.com by Tuesday December 19. The fee is $5 per child per hour, payable that day.

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Dedicated by Nathan Kirsh in memory of his parents, Lou and Ruth Kirsh z”l

 

 

 

 

 

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