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Thoughts on studying Torah as a non-Jew?

From my (admittedly mostly online) reading, there seems to be a sentiment that the Torah was written for the Jewish people, not for the whole world.

As I slowly fall away from the Christianity I grew up with, I find myself without a sense of purpose, and for me, G-d is central to that. Not the very anthropomorphized God I grew up with, though.

To be frank, I’m looking for a place to grow my soul. I still feel a strong connection to the Torah, which I was taught growing up was a part of my history (i’m not claiming that’s the case though), and a growing part of me really believes that G-d revealed Himself to the Jewish people. I feel a strong desire to learn more and maybe even spend time among the Jewish community.

Anyways, I can’t say that I have a specific question, but I really want to approach this whole thing with a sense of respect. I remember a rabbi (who owns my favorite deli and has dished out some of the best wisdom / sandwiches i’ve ever had) telling me that sometimes high school kids come and interview him about Judaism and he said it kinda feels like he’s in a zoo. I don’t wanna do that at all. Soo i’m just looking for general thoughts on non Jews doing some Jewish things.

Thank you for your time!

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