Sermons on Commandments

Sh'lach

#37 Torah Parasha Sh’lach

Sh’lah L’kha (שְׁלַח-לְךָ‎) — Hebrew for “send”, “send to you”, or “send for yourself”) is the 37th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading and the fourth in the Book of Numbers. Its name comes from the first distinctive words in the parashah, in Numbers 13:2. The parasha tells the story…

50 - Ki Tavo

Torah Parashah Ki Tavo

For Shabbat of September 9, 2017 Torah: Deuteronomy 26:10–29:8 Haftarah: Isaiah 60:1-22 Ki Tavo (כִּי-תָבוֹא‎) — Hebrew for “when you enter,” the second and third words, and the first distinctive words, in the parashah) is the 50th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parashah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the seventh in the Book of Deuteronomy. It covers Deuteronomy 26:10–29:8 Torah Parsha Ki Tavo Summary Deuteronomy 26:10–29:8 Learn…

49 - Ki Tetzei

Torah Parashah Ki Tetzei

From Shabbat of September 2, 2017 Torah: Deuteronomy 21:10–25:19 Haftarah: Isaiah 54:1-10 Ki Tetzei (כִּי־תֵצֵא)— Hebrew for “when you go,” the first words in the parashah) is the 49th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parashah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the sixth in the Book of Deuteronomy. It constitutes Deuteronomy 21:10–25:19. Torah Parsha Ki Tetzei Summary Deuteronomy 21:10–25:19 This Torah Portion focuses on all the laws that deal with HONORING…

Va’etchanan

Torah Parashah Va’etchanan

Shabbat August 5, 2017 Torah: Deuteronomy 3:23–7:11 Haftarah: Isaiah 1:1-27 Va’etchanan (וָאֶתְחַנַּן‎)— Hebrew for “and I pleaded,” the first word in the parashah and is the 45th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading and the second in the Book of Deuteronomy. It constitutes Deuteronomy 3:23–7:11 Pastor Isaac’s PaRDeS whiteboard Breakdown: Torah Parsha Va’etchanan Summary Deuteronomy 3:23–7:11 Moses tells the people of Israel how he implored God to allow him to enter…