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Torah Portion


About the Weekly Torah Portion

From ancient times there has been a weekly portion (Parashah) from the first five books of Moses (The Torah) and an ending (Haftarah) from the Prophets read on the Sabbath in synagogues around the world.

This Week's Torah Portion

Ha’Azienu – Sept 17-23, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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Past Torah Portions

September 17th, 2017

Ha’Azienu – Sept 17-23, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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September 10th, 2017

Natzavim/Vayeilekh – September 10-16, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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September 6th, 2017

Ki Tavo – September 3-9, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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August 27th, 2017

Ki Tetzse – August 27-September 2, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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August 20th, 2017

Shoftim – August 20-26, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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August 13th, 2017

R’eh – August 13-19, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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August 6th, 2017

Ekev – August 6-12, 2017

*Due to summer travel, Martin and Norma Sarvis are taking a few weeks off from their normal Torah commentary. They will resume regular contributions again in September.

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July 31st, 2017

VaEtchanan – July 30-August 5, 2017

NOTE: From the Sabbath following the 9th of Av through that preceding Rosh Hashanna, the Haftara readings will be from the Book of Isaiah and focus upon God’s desire to…

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July 24th, 2017

D’varim – July 23-29, 2017

The Parashah for 23-29 July 2017 is called D’varim—“Words.” Shabbat Hazon—“Sabbath of Vision”, so-called because the Haftarah for the Sabbath coming before Tish’a B’Av (“The Ninth of Av”) is always…

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July 17th, 2017

Matot/Massei – July 16-22, 2017

The Parashah for this week 16-22 July 2017 is a “Double Reading”: I. Matot—“Tribes” TORAH: Numbers 30:1—32:42 Numbers 30. Vows and oaths to the LORD are extremely serious transactions in…

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July 12th, 2017

Pinchas — July 9-15, 2017

Note: During the three-week period “between the straits” (the 17th of Tammuz through the 9th of Av) the usual Haftarah portions (for this week, I Kings 18:46—19:21) are replaced by…

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April 22nd, 2017

Shemini – April 18-22, 2017

The readings for this week April 16-22, 2017 are called Shemini—“Eighth Day”: *Leviticus 9:4, 6, 23b-24. “…for today, the LORD will appear to you.” “…and the glory of the LORD…

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