Category Archives: Parsha of the Week

This Week’s Torah Portion: Vaera

frog, 10 plagues, vaera

Name: Vaera Reading: Exodus 6:2 – 9:35 Haftara: Ezekiel 28:25 – 29:21 Parsha Summary – Vaera God Commands Moses to Deliver the Israelites God tells Moses that He is the Lord that appeared to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, and that He promised to give them the land of Canaan. He says that He has heard […]

This Week’s Torah Portion: Shemot

burning bush, moses

Name: Shemot Reading: Exodus 1:1 – 6:1 Haftarah: Isaiah 27:6 – 28:13; 29:22 – 29:23 Parsha Summary – Shemot Pharaoh Enslaves the Israelites Joseph, his brothers, and their whole generation dies. The Jews in Egypt are fruitful and multiply. A new king rose over Egypt who didn’t know of Joseph. The king sees that there […]