Category Archives: Worship

Weekly Torah Portion: Balak (Numbers 22:2-25:9)

written on June 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

In this week’s Torah portion, the king of Moab, asks Balaam to curse the Israelites after he sees them defeat […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Chukat (Numbers 19:1-22:1)

written on June 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

NOTE: Next week June 30 Torah study is cancelled and instead we all plan to attend “Letters to ONE” — […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Korach (Numbers 16:1-18:32)

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Korach and his followers accuse Moses and Aaron of taking power and prestige for themselves at the expense of the […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Shelach (Numbers 13:1-15:41)

written on June 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Moses sends 12 spies to explore the Land of Israel. Ten of them convince the people that it will be […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Beha’alotecha (Numbers 8:1-12:16)

written on June 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Israelites receive instructions regarding Passover. They journey forth from Sinai and complain to God on several occasions, provoking God’s […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89)

written on May 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

God describes the service of the Gershon family of Levites. The laws relating to the suspected adulteress and the nazirite […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Bamidbar (Numbers 1:1-4:20)

written on May 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

In this Torah portion, God tells Moses to conduct a census of all the Israelite males over the age of […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Behar-Bechukotai (Leviticus 25:1-27:34)

written on May 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

In Torah portion Behar, God describes the laws surrounding resting the land and crops every seven years, as well as […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Emor (Leviticus 21:1-24:23)

written on May 6, 2015 // 0 Comments

In this Torah portion, God describes the restrictions related to priests’ sexuality and marriage. God then describes a variety of […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Acharei-Kedoshim (Leviticus 16:1-20:27)

written on April 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

This week we have a double-portion. Acharei Mot: In this Torah portion, God speaks to Moses after the death of […]