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Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Reading 1

10 For as the rain comes down, and the snow from heaven, and do not return there, but water the earth, and make it bring forth and flourish, that it may give seed to the sower and bread to the eater,  420 more words


Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Reading 1

The Coming of Tziyon’s King

9 Rejoice greatly, O Daughter of Tziyon! Shout in triumph, O Daughter of Yerushalayim! See, your king is coming to you, he… 462 more words


Chukat Haftarah 1

Judgment and Hope

1 So says ADONAI: “Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool. Where is the house you will build for me? 545 more words


Chukat Haftarah 2

11 That you may nurse and be satisfied from her comforting breasts in order that you drink deeply and delight from her overflowing abundance.” 12… 546 more words


As You Were: Haftarah for Parashat Korach Meets George MacDonald

In case you haven’t read my previous blogs, George MacDonald (1824–1905) is my favorite author, poet, and spiritual mentor. More often than I can say, the Torah portion the whole Jewish world is reading each week matches up in some central way to at least one of George MacDonald’s poems from the 365 poems in… 470 more words

Parashat Korach -5774

Korach קורח Korah
Torah: Bemidbar (Numbers) 16:1-18:32
Haftarah: Shemuel Aleph (1 Samuel) 11:14-12:22 (Sephardim & Ashkenazim)
Brith Chadashah: Luke 18:35-19:28

Parashat Questions


  1. What is the meaning of the name Korach?
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Torah Shebichtav

Beha'alotekha Haftarah

14 “Shout and be glad, O Daughter of Tziyon. For behold I am coming, and I will live in your midst,” declares ADONAI. 15 “Many nations will be joined with ADONAI in that day and will become my people. 523 more words