Shoftim

Shoftim (Judges) Torah: Deuteronomy 16:18-21:9 Haftarah: Isaiah 51:12-52:12 Brit Chadasha: I Corinthians 5:9-13 Appoint judges and officers within all your gates, which

Ekev

Ekev (On the heel of/because) Torah: Deuteronomy 7:12-11:25 Haftarah: Isaiah 49:14-51:3 Brit Chadasha: II John 4-11 As we begin this week we

Mattot/Massei

Massei (Journeys) Torah: Numbers 33:1-36:13 Haftarah: Jeremiah 2:4-28, 3:4, 4:1-2 Brit Chadasha: Matthew 24:1-25:46 These are the departures of the children of

Balak

Balak (Balak) Torah: Numbers 22:2-25:9 Haftarah: Micah 5:6-6:8 Brit Chadasha: 1 Corinthians 1:20-31 As we begin this week’s portion we see Israel

Chukat

Tony Robinson helped me to see something in this week’s portion. In his commentary he begins by pointing out that Numbers 20-22

Korach

Korach (Korach) Torah: Numbers 16:1-18:32 Haftarah: 1 Samuel 11:14-12:22 Brit Chadasha: 3 John 4-11 I want what I can’t have This week’s

Shelach

Shelach (Send thou) Torah: Numbers 13:1-15:41 Haftarah: Joshua 2:1-24 Brit Chadasha: Luke 10:1-20 The Strongman This week’s portion is the famous story

Beha’alotcha

Beha’alotcha (In Your Going Up) Torah: Numbers 8:1-12:16 Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14-4:7 Brit Chadasha: I Corinthians 15:51-58 The Substitute This week’s portion is

Nasso

Nasso (Make an Accounting) Torah: Numbers 4:21-7:89 Haftarah: Judges 13:2-25 Brit Chadasha: Matthew 3:10-17 “Speak to the children of Yisra’ĕl, ‘When a

Bamidbar

Bamidbar (In the Wilderness) Torah: Numbers 1:1-4:20 Haftarah: Hosea 2:1-22 Brit Chadasha: Luke 2:25-38 Service that means something This week’s portion gives