Category Archives: Worship

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 […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Tazria-Metzora (Leviticus 12:1-15:33)

written on April 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

In this Torah portion, God instructs Moses about the purification rituals for mothers following childbirth. God then describes to Moses […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Shemini (Leviticus 9:1-11:47)

written on April 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

God commands Aaron and his sons to make the burnt and sin offerings at the Tabernacle. When God accepts the […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Tzav (Leviticus 6:1-8:36)

written on March 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

In Torah portion Tzav, God continues to describe the different laws of sacrifices. A distinction is made between sin offerings, […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Vayikra (Leviticus 1:1-5:26 )

written on March 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

In this Torah portion, God describes the laws of animal sacrifice. God explains the different sacrifices that atone for guilt […]

Weekly Torah Portion: Vayakhel-Pekudei (Exodus 35:1-40:38)

written on March 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

In Vayakhel, God commands the Israelites not to do any work in the Sanctuary on Shabbat. The Israelites gather gifts […]