Parashat Beshalach / פָּרָשַׁת בְּשַׁלַּח

Parashat Beshalach is the 16th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Shabbat Times ‘Oẕem, Israel Candle lighting: 16:41 on Friday, Jan 14 Shabbat Shirah occurs on Saturday, Jan 15 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Beshalach Havdalah: 17:39 on Saturday, Jan 15 Portion (parasha) for this week: Beshalach | בשלח | “When He Sent” Torah: Exodus 13:17 – 17:16   Prophets: Judges 4:4 – 5:31Continue reading “Parashat Beshalach / פָּרָשַׁת בְּשַׁלַּח”

Parashat Vaera / פָּרָשַׁת וָאֵרָא

Parashat Vaera is the 14th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Shabbat Times ‘Ézer, Israel Candle lighting: 16:29 on Friday, Dec 31 Shabbat Mevarchim Chodesh Sh’vat occurs on Saturday, Jan 1 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Vaera Havdalah: 17:28 on Saturday, Jan 1 Portion (parasha) for this week: Va’era | וארא | “I appeared” Torah: Exodus 6:2 – 9:35   Prophets: Ezekiel 28:25 – 29:21Continue reading “Parashat Vaera / פָּרָשַׁת וָאֵרָא”

Parashat Shemot / פָּרָשַׁת שְׁמוֹת

Parashat Shemot is the 13th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Shabbat Times Ẕoẖar, Israel Candle lighting: 16:27 on Friday, Dec 24 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Shemot Havdalah: 17:26 on Saturday, Dec 25 Portion (parasha) for this week: Shemot | שמות | “Names” Torah: Exodus 1:1 – 6:1    Prophets: Isaiah 27:6 – 28:13, 29:22-23; Jeremiah 1:1 – 2:3. Brit Hadasha: Matthew 22:41-46; Luke 5:12-39, 20:27-44; Acts 3:12-15, 5:27-32, 7:17-36, 22:12-16, 24:14-16; HebrewsContinue reading “Parashat Shemot / פָּרָשַׁת שְׁמוֹת”

Parashat Vayechi / פָּרָשַׁת וַיְחִי

Parashat Vayechi is the 12th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Torah Portion: Genesis 47:28-50:26   Parashat Vayechi tells of Jacob’s request for burial in Canaan, Jacob’s blessing of Joseph’s sons Ephraim and Manasseh, Jacob’s blessing of his sons, Jacob’s death and burial, and Joseph’s death. [1] Shabbat Times Revaẖa, Israel Candle lighting: 16:21 on Friday, Dec 17Continue reading “Parashat Vayechi / פָּרָשַׁת וַיְחִי”

Parashat Vayigash / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּגַּשׁ

Shabbat Times Yoshivya, Israel Chanukah: 8th Day occurs on Monday, Dec 6 Candle lighting: 16:20 on Friday, Dec 10 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Vayigash Havdalah: 17:19 on Saturday, Dec 11 Read on 11 December 2021 / 7 Tevet 5782. Parashat Vayigash is the 11th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Portion (parasha) for this week: Vayigash | ויגש | “He Drew Near” Torah: Genesis 44:18 –Continue reading “Parashat Vayigash / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּגַּשׁ”

Parashat Vayigash / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּגַּשׁ

Shabbat Times Yoshivya, Israel Chanukah: 8th Day occurs on Monday, Dec 6 Candle lighting: 16:20 on Friday, Dec 10 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Vayigash Havdalah: 17:19 on Saturday, Dec 11 Read on 11 December 2021 / 7 Tevet 5782. Parashat Vayigash is the 11th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Portion (parasha) for this week: Vayigash | ויגש | “He Drew Near” Torah: Genesis 44:18 –Continue reading “Parashat Vayigash / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּגַּשׁ”

Parashat Miketz / פָּרָשַׁת מִקֵּץ

Read on 4 December 2021 / 30 Kislev 5782. Parashat Miketz is the 10th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. The Book of the Maccabees refers to a series of deuterocanonical books contained in various canons of the Bible: 1 Maccabees, originally written in Hebrew and surviving only in a Greek translation, relates the history of the Maccabees from 175 BCEContinue reading “Parashat Miketz / פָּרָשַׁת מִקֵּץ”

Parashat Vayeshev / פָּרָשַׁת וַיֵּשֶׁב

Read on 27 November 2021 / 23 Kislev 5782. Parashat Vayeshev is the 9th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Shabbat Times Beror H̱ayil, Israel Candle lighting: 16:20 on Friday, Nov 26 Shabbat Mevarchim Chodesh Tevet occurs on Saturday, Nov 27 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Vayeshev Havdalah: 17:17 on Saturday, Nov 27 Vayeshev | וישב  | “He Settled” Torah: Genesis 37:1 – 40:23   Prophets: Amos 2:6Continue reading “Parashat Vayeshev / פָּרָשַׁת וַיֵּשֶׁב”

Parashat Vayishlach / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּשְׁלַח

Read on 20 November 2021 / 16 Kislev 5782. Parashat Vayishlach is the 8th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Shabbat Times Yad Mordekhay, Israel Candle lighting: 16:22 on Friday, Nov 19 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Vayishlach Havdalah: 17:19 on Saturday, Nov 20 Portion (parasha) for this week: Vayishlach | וישלח | “He Sent” Torah: Genesis 32:3 – 36:43   Prophets: Joel 2:30-32; Obadiah 1:1-21 Brit Hadasha: JohnContinue reading “Parashat Vayishlach / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּשְׁלַח”

Parashat Vayetzei / פָּרָשַׁת וַיֵּצֵא

Read on 13 November 2021 / 9 Kislev 5782. Parashat Vayetzei is the 7th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Shabbat Times Beersheba, Israel Candle lighting: 16:26 on Friday, Nov 12 This week’s Torah portion is Parashat Vayetzei Havdalah: 17:21 on Saturday, Nov 13 Portion (parasha) for this week: Vayetze | ויצא | “He Went Out” Torah: Genesis 28:10 – 32:2 Prophets: Hosea 11:7 – 14:9; Psalm 91:1-16Continue reading “Parashat Vayetzei / פָּרָשַׁת וַיֵּצֵא”