Learning and Resources

Click on the links below to read resources relating to Avodah.

  • Weekly Torah Teachings – Weekly Torah commentaries exploring themes of social justice
  • Holiday Teachings – Educational resources for holidays during the Jewish and secular calendar year
  • Writings by the AVODAH Community – Contributions by Avodah staff, Corps members, alumni, and supporters about social justice
  • On1Foot – An online, open source database of Jewish social justice texts

Weekly Torah Teachings

Bereshit – Genesis

Sh’mot – Exodus

  • Sh’mot – Power and Gentleness
  • Va-era – Study & Service in Conflict
  • Bo – Human Initiative
  • Bishallach – Celebrating our Enemies’ Defeat
  • Yitro – Encountering God’s Image
  • Mishpatim – Justice & Religion
  • Terumah – Inclusive Mishkan Building
  • Tetzaveh – Kinds of Service
  • Ki Tissa – Brokenness and Wholeness
  • Va-Yakhel – Rest Even from Sacred tasks
  • Pekudei – Revolutionary Mirrors

Vayikra – Leviticus

Bamidbar – Numbers

Devarim – Deuteronomy

Holiday Teachings

Writings by the AVODAH Community