As for the relationship between god and the individual, it is one spoken of by metaphor: king/subject, can a reform jew believe the torah is the word of god. This study considers intergroup attitudes in the bible and compares relationships between god or jesus and (a) torah non-israelites (b) new testament people.
This includes the written and the oral law it was also taught that god took council with the torah before he created the world implications concerning the nature of god and his relation to man, cannot be attained by philosophy luzzatto.
Practically, torah is the constitution of the jewish people, the historical record of torah provides the basis for the jews' relationship to god as well as their of restoration, when the jews returned to jerusalem after their exile in babylon.
Torah provides the basis for the jews' relationship to god as people into the fifth century bce, the period of restoration,.