Text Messages by Jeffrey K. Salkin
A Torah Commentary for Teens

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This is the book that has been missing from the ever-expanding bookshelf of Torah commentaries—a collection of messages on each Torah portion, aimed specifically for teens. It shows them how each Torah portion contains worlds of meaning for them, for what they are going through in their lives, and how they can shape their Jewish identity as they enter adulthood.

About Jeffrey K. Salkin

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Rabbi Jeffrey K. Salkin, recognized as one of the most thoughtful Jewish writers and teachers of his generation, is editor of The Modern Men's Torah Commentary: New Insights from Jewish Men on the 54 Weekly Torah Portions, and the best-selling author of Putting God on the Guest List: How to Reclaim the Spiritual Meaning of Your Child's Bar or Bat Mitzvah; For Kids Putting God on Your Guest List: How to Claim the Spiritual Meaning of Your Bar or Bat Mitzvah; and other books.
Published April 20, 2012 by Jewish Lights Publishing. 304 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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To deliver the message, he has recruited rabbis, cantors, Jewish educators, Jewish social workers and other Jewish community leaders to spell out the meaning of these teachings. To insure that those who read the book will find it clear, thirteen youngsters served as a teen editorial advisory board.

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