Sermons by Jeff Steadman

#34 Torah Parashah Bamidbar

B’midbar (בְּמִדְבַּר‎)— Hebrew for “in the wilderness of” [Sinai], the fifth overall and first distinctive word in the parashah), often called Bamidbar is the 34th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parasha) in the annual cycle of Torah reading and the first in the Book of Numbers. The parashah tells of the census and the priests’ duties and…

#32 & 33 Torah Parashah Behar-Bechukotai

B’har (בְּהַר‎) — Hebrew for “on the mount,” is the fifth word in the parashah) and is the 32nd weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah readings. The parashah tells the laws of the Sabbatical year (שמיטה‎, Shmita) and limits on debt servitude. The parashah covers Leviticus 25:1–26:2 Bechukotai (בְּחֻקֹּתַי‎) — Hebrew for…