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In Judaism

Where can you find the Torah?

You can find the Torah in synagogues, both in the form of the Torah scroll and in book form. You can also find book form Torahs in book stores - normally stores that specialis (MORE)
In Judaism

Can you buy a Torah?

Yes, you can. You can purchase a Torah in book form from most Jewish book stores. You can also commission a Torah scroll, however, these can cost thousands of dollars.
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What is the Torah stored in?

  A cabinet in the front of the Synogogue called the Aron Kodesh in hebrew, or the Holy Cabinet in English
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In Judaism

What is the Longest Torah portion in the Torah?

Naso is the longest Torah-portion, with 176 pesukim (verses). If we include combined Torah-portions, then Mattos-Mass'ei is the longest, with 244 pesukim.
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Who was sworn in with a Torah?

Nobody. Jewish public officials are sworn in with a Tanakh or Jewish Bible, not with a Torah Scroll in the United States and other countries that have similar ceremonies.
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In Judaism

What is a Torah?

The Torah, sometimes called The Five Books of Moses in English, is the backbone of Judaism.
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What is the summation of the Torah?

That which is hateful to you, do not do to others. The rest is just  commentary, now go read the commentary.
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