Category Archives: Parsha of the Week

This Week’s Torah Portion: Ki Tisa

Mar 01, 2018  |  By Sarah Gold

Name: Ki Tisa Reading: Exodus 30:11 – 34:35 Haftarah: Ezekiel 36:16 – 36:38 Parsha Summary – Ki Tisa The Shekel Census God tells Moses to count the children od Israel by asking each person to give half a shekel to the Mishkan. The rich are not to give more and the poor are not to give less, as it is a donation and a memorial in the tent of meeting. […]


This Week’s Torah Portion: Tetzaveh

Feb 21, 2018  |  By Sarah Gold

Name: Tetzaveh Reading: Exodus 27:20 – 30:10 Haftarah: Samuel 1 15:2 – 15:34 Parsha Summary – Tetzaveh God Instructs Moses Regarding the Mishkan Instructions regarding the travelling Temple, also called the mishkan, continue: Use pure olive oil in the lamp and never let it go out. The Priests’ Clothing Aaron and his family will be priests. Make them holy, beautiful garments: a breastplate, an ephod, a robe, a tunic, a […]

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This Week’s Torah Portion: Terumah

Feb 15, 2018  |  By Sarah Gold

Name: Terumah Reading: Exodus 25:1 – 27:19 Haftarah: Kings 1 5:26 – 6:13 Parsha Summary – Termuah God Speak to Moses The previous Torah portion ended when Moses ascended Mount Sinai in clouds and smoke to collect the tablets on which the Ten Commandments are inscribed. God tells Moses to build a place where the Children of Israel can bring offerings and gifts to Him, and to build a sanctuary […]

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