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Parashat ha-Shavua

Parashat Terumah

Saturday 17 February 2018           Adar  2  5778

Parashat Terumah
Exodus 25:1-27:19; 1 Kings 5:26-6:13; Mark 12:35-44

The Twelve Loaves

Parashat Mishpatim

Saturday 10 February 2018               Shevat  25  5778

Parashat Mishpatim
Exodus 21:1-24:18; Jeremiah 34:8-22, 33:25-26; Matthew 26:20-30

In God's book, it is just as grievous a sin to curse one's parents or to strike them as it is to murder someone. "For Moses said, 'Honor your father and your mother'; and, 'He who speaks evil of father or mother, is to be put to death' (Mark 7:10).

Parashat Yitro

Saturday 3 February 2018                 Shevat  18  5778

Parashat Yitro
Exodus 18:1-20:26; Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:6-7; Matthew 19:16-26

When God revealed Himself to us, He did not give us a systematic theology, creeds, recipes, or diagrams. He gave us a legal code consisting of covenant terms and obligations. He gave us laws, and each law brings a fresh revelation of His person.

Parashat Beshalach

Parashat Beshalach                                                          By Rabbi Russ Resnik
Exodus 13:17–17:16; Judges 4:4-5:31; Colossians 2:22-29

Parashat Bo

Saturday 20 January 2018                                                                                          Shevat 4  5778

Parashat Va’era

 Parashat Va’era                                 by David Wein, Tikvat Israel, Richmond, VA

Exodus 6:2 – 9:35; Ezekiel 28:25 - 29:21; Rev 16:1-21

Parashat Shemot

Saturday 6 January 2018                   Tevet  19  5778

Parashat Veyechi

Parashat Veyechi
Genesis 47:28-50:26; 1 Kings 2:1-12; John 13:1-19

The Torah predicts a warrior-Messiah who will battle against Israel's enemies and a peaceful Messiah who will bring world peace. The Lion of Judah symbolizes both.
Judah is a lion’s whelp; from the prey, my son, you have gone up. He couches, he lies down as a lion, and as a lion, who dares rouse him up? (Genesis 49:9)

Parashat Vayigush

Saturday 23 December 2017             Tevet 5  5778

Parashat Vayigush                                            By Dr. Vered Hillel, Netanya, Israel
Genesis 44:18–47:27; Ezekiel 37:15-28; Luke 24:30-48

Parashat Miketz

Parashat Miketz
Genesis 41:1-44:17; 1 Kings 3:15-4:1; Luke 24:13-29


This Too Is for the Good

The life of Joseph demonstrates God's sovereign hand in human lives. Though the world seems to follow a completely random course around us, God is actually working out His purposes in the midst of it. From Joseph's point of view, there was no reason to suspect that God had his best interests in mind.


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