Sermons on Leviticus

Emor

#31 Torah Parsha Emor

Teaching For Shabbat of May 18th, 2019 (Donate and support this Ministry by clicking here) Emor (אֱמֹר‎) – Hebrew for “speak,” the fifth word, in the parashah, it is the 31st weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parsha) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. The parsha provides purity rules for priests (כֹּהֲנִים‎, Kohanim), recounts the holy days,…

acharei-kedoshim

#29 & 30 Torah & Haftarah Acharei Mot-Kedoshim

In many years this is a double Torah portion covering both Torah Parsha Acharei Mot as well as Torah Parsha Kedoshim… Acharei Mot (אַחֲרֵי מוֹת‎)‎ — Hebrew for “after the death” or “after,” the fifth and sixth words or the fifth word, and the first distinctive word or words, in the parashah) is the 29th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parsha)…

#27 & 28 – Torah Parsha Tazria – Metzora

Teaching For Shabbat of April 6th, 2019 (Donate and support this Ministry by clicking here) In some years this week is a double Torah portion covering both Torah Parsha Tazria as well as Torah Parsha Metzora so we have posted both here… Tazria, (תַזְרִיעַ‎) — Hebrew for “she conceives”, the 13th word, and the first…

Torah Parsha Tzav

#25 – Torah Parashah & Haftarah Tzav about the Priesthood

This week the Torah Parashah and Haftarah both focus on the Priesthood… (Donate and support this Ministry by clicking here) Tzav (צַו‎) — Hebrew for “command,” the sixth word in the parsha) is the 25th weekly Torah portion in the annual cycle of Torah reading and the second in the Book of Leviticus. The parsha teaches…

#24 – Torah Parashah Vayikra

Teaching For Shabbat of March 16th, 2019 (Donate and support this Ministry by clicking here) Torah: Leviticus 1:1–5:26 Haftarah: Isaiah 43:21-44:23 Vayikra (וַיִּקְרָא‎)— Hebrew for “and He called,” the first word in the parsha) is the 24th weekly Torah portion in the annual cycle of Torah readings and the original name for the Book of Leviticus. The parsha lays out the…

acharei-kedoshim

Torah Parsha Acharei-Kedoshim

This week is another double Torah portion covering both  Torah Parsha Acharei Mot as well as Torah Parsha Kedoshim… Acharei Mot (אַחֲרֵי מוֹת‎)‎ — Hebrew for “after the death” or “after,” the fifth and sixth words or the fifth word, and the first distinctive word or words, in the parashah) is the 29th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎,…