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Nasso 𝐏𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧 𝐓𝐒𝐭π₯𝐞: Nasso Take up β€” נשא or Naso (Χ ΦΈΧ©ΦΉΧ‚Χβ€Ž β€” Hebrew for “take a census” or “lift up,” the sixth word, and the first distinctive word, in the parashah) is the 35th weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the second […]

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𝐁𝐄𝐒𝐇𝐀𝐋𝐀𝐂𝐇 𝐁𝐄𝐒𝐇𝐀𝐋𝐀𝐂𝐇, 𝐁𝐞𝐬𝐑𝐚π₯π₯𝐚𝐜𝐑, 𝐨𝐫 𝐁𝐞𝐬𝐑𝐚π₯𝐚𝐑 (Χ‘Φ°ΦΌΧ©Φ·ΧΧœΦ·ΦΌΧ—β€Žβ€”π‡πžπ›π«πžπ° 𝐟𝐨𝐫 “𝐰𝐑𝐞𝐧 [𝐑𝐞] π₯𝐞𝐭 𝐠𝐨” (π₯𝐒𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐚π₯π₯𝐲: “𝐒𝐧 (𝐑𝐚𝐯𝐒𝐧𝐠) 𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭”) the second word and first distinctive word in the parashah) is the sixteenth weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading and the fourth in the Book of Exodus. It constitutes […]

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π•πšπ²πžπ­π³πž πŸπŸ–:𝟏𝟎-πŸ‘πŸ:πŸ‘ π•πšπ²πžπ­π³πž Χ•Φ·Χ™Φ΅ΦΌΧ¦Φ΅Χβ€Žβ€” Hebrew for “and he left,” the first word in the parashah) is the seventh weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. It constitutes Genesis 28:10–32:3. The parashah tells of Jacob’s travels to, life in, and return from Haran. The parashah recounts […]

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𝐓𝐨π₯𝐝𝐨𝐭, 𝐓𝐨π₯𝐞𝐝𝐨𝐭, 𝐓𝐨π₯’𝐝𝐨𝐭, 𝐓𝐨π₯𝐝𝐨𝐬, 𝐨𝐫 𝐓𝐨π₯’𝐝𝐨𝐭𝐑 (ΧͺΦΌΧ•ΦΉΧœΦ°Χ“ΦΉΧͺβ€Ž β€” Hebrew for “generations” or “descendants,” the second word and the first distinctive word in the parashah) is the sixth weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. The parashah tells of the conflict between Jacob and Esau, Isaac’s […]

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π‚π‘πšπ²πžπ’ π’πšπ«πšπ‘ 𝐓𝐑𝐒𝐬 𝐒𝐬 𝐭𝐑𝐞 π“π¨π«πšπ‘ 𝐏𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧 𝐟𝐨𝐫 π’π‘πšπ›π›πšπ­ ππ¨π―πžπ¦π›πžπ« πŸπŸ—, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟐 π‚π‘πšπ²πžπ’ π’πšπ«πšπ‘ (Sarah’s life β€”Chaye Sarah, Hayye Sarah, or Hayyei Sara, Χ—Φ·Χ™Φ΅ΦΌΧ™ Χ©ΦΈΧ‚Χ¨ΦΈΧ”β€Ž β€” Hebrew for “life of Sarah,” the first words in the parashah) is the fifth weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of […]

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π•πšπ²πžπ«πš, π•πšπ²πžπ’π«πš 𝐨𝐫 π•πš-𝐲𝐞𝐫𝐚 (Χ•Φ·Χ™Φ΅ΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧβ€Ž β€” Hebrew for “and He appeared,” the first word in the parashah) is the fourth weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. It constitutes Genesis 18:1–22:24. The parashah tells the stories of Abraham’s three visitors, Abraham’s bargaining with Yahweh over […]

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Lech-Lecha Shabbat Shalom! 𝐏𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧 𝐓𝐒𝐭π₯𝐞: Lech-Lecha, Lekh-Lekha, or Lech-L’cha (ל֢ךְ-ΧœΦ°ΧšΦΈβ€Ž leαΈ΅-ləḡā β€” Hebrew for “go!” or “leave!”, literally “go for you” β€” the fifth and sixth words in the parashah) is the third weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. It constitutes Genesis 12:1–17:27. The […]

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Noach 🌬 #ThisWeeksTorahPortion 𝐏𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧 𝐓𝐒𝐭π₯𝐞: Noach β€” Χ ΦΉΧ—Φ·, Noiach, Nauach, Nauah, or Noah (Χ ΦΉΧ—Φ·β€Ž, Hebrew for the name “Noah”, the third word, and first distinctive word, of the parashah) is the second weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. It constitutes Genesis 6:9–11:32. The parashah […]

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𝐁𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐑𝐒𝐭 #π“π‘π’π¬π–πžπžπ€π¬π“π¨π«πšπ‘ππ¨π«π­π’π¨π§ 𝐁𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐑𝐒𝐭, Bereishit, Bereshis, Bereishis, B’reshith, Beresh’t, Beresheet, or Bereishees (בְּר֡אשִׁיΧͺβ€Ž β€” Hebrew for “in a beginning”, the first word in the parashah) is the first weekly Torah portion (Χ€ΦΈΦΌΧ¨ΦΈΧ©ΦΈΧΧ”β€Ž, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. GENESIS 1:1-6:8 π‘πžπŸπ₯𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧: A reflection on this l week’s Torah Portion […]