This Week’s Torah Portion: Matot-Masei

Name: Matot-Masei Reading: Matot: Numbers 30:2 – 32:42; Masei: Numbers 33:1 – 36:13 Bonus Double Parsha! Parsha Summary – Matot Masei The Laws of Vows Any man who makes a vow must fulfil his promise. Women must too, unless her husband stops her, in which case God will forgive her promise. Widowed or divorced women […]

The Three Weeks

We are currently in a very serious time in the Jewish calendar. Known as the Three Weeks, it is a time of commemoration for the destruction of the holy Temples. The Three Weeks are framed by two fast days and consist of the time in between them. They begin with Shiva Asar BeTammuz, the 17th […]

This Week’s Torah Portion: Pinchas

Name: Pinchas Reading: Numbers 25:10 – 30:1 Haftarah: Jeremiah 1:1 – 2:3 Parsha Summary – Pinchas God Rewards Pinhas God decides to reward Pinchas for maintaining His presence in the Israelites’ camp. He gives him a covenant of peace, and eternal priesthood. Moses Takes a Census God then tells Moses to take a census of […]