A young man explains the story of the Torah and the five books of Moses. A song illustrates the stories of the Torah and how its teachings inform the lives of Jews. An animation shows the story of Abraham’s search for a wife for his son, Isaac.

First broadcast:
24 February 1997

This clip could be used as a stimulus to discuss traditions, how and why rules and rituals are important in different religions and how and why stories and teachings are important in different religions.