Professor of Ancient Cultures and Head of School
Imagine being able to pronounce the very words Messiah Jesus himself read from the ancient scrolls 2000 years ago in Hebrew! This course offers a taste of reading Biblical Hebrew, focusing on how to vocalize Hebrew consonants and vowels. It demonstrates how Hebrew works without going into detailed explanations or rules.
This mini-course was designed to give you a feel for studying Hebrew online. It is recommended you follow it up with the Biblical Hebrew: First Steps course. If you apply yourself to learning how to read Biblical Hebrew it will be one of the greatest joys of your life. Begin reading the Hebrew Bible for yourself today!
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- 02. Hebrew Vowels 00:53
- 03. Reading Shema (Step by Step) 00:22
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