Parasha for the Week: Devarim Deuteronomy 1:1 – 3:22
Haftarah for the Week: Isaiah 1:1 – 27
Apostolic Writings: Romans 15:1 - 13

Overview:
This Parasha begins the last of the Five Books of The Torah, sefer Devarim. This Book is also called Mishneh Torah, “Repetition of the Torah” (hence the Greek/English title Deuteronomy).

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Parasha for the Week: Matot/Masei Numbers 30: 2 - 36:13
Aftarah for the Week: Jeremiah 1:1 - 3:4
Besorat Yeshua: Mark 6:14 - 27

Overview Matot:
Moshe teaches the rules and restrictions governing oaths and vows especially the role of a husband or father in either upholding or annulling a vow. The people of Israel wage war against Midian.

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Parasha for the Week: Pinchas -  Numbers 25:10 – 30:1
Haftara for the Week: 1 Kings 18:46 – 19:21
Besorat Yeshua: Mark 6:2 - 13

Overview
G-d tells Moshe to inform Pinchas that Pinchas will receive G-d’s “covenant of peace” as reward for his bold action— executing Zimri and the Midianite princess Kozbi.

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Parasha for the Week: Balak Numbers 22: 2 - 25:9
Haftarah for the Week: Micah 5:6 - 6:8
Apostolic Writings: Romans 11

Overview:
Balak, king of Moav, is in fear of Bnei Yisrael. He summons a renowned sorcerer named Bilaam to curse them. First, G-d speaks to Bilaam and forbids him to go. But, because Bilaam is so insistent, G-d appears to him a second time and permits him to go.

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Parasha for the Week: Chukat Numbers 19:1 – 22:1
Haftara for the Week: Judges 11:1 - 33
Apostolic Writings: Luke 1:5 - 42

Overview:
The laws of the para aduma (the red heifer) are detailed. These laws are for the ritual purification of one who comes into contact with death. After nearly 40 years in the desert, Miriam dies and is buried at Kadesh.

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Parasha for the Week: Korach: Numbers 16:1 – 18:32
Haftarah: 1 Samuel 11:14 – 12:22
Besorat Yeshua: Mark 5:9 - 20

Overview
Korach, Datan and Aviram, and 250 leaders of Israel rebel against the authority of Moshe.
The rebellion results in their being swallowed by the earth. Many resent this and blame Moshe.

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Parasha for the Week: Baha’Alotcha Numbers 8:1 – 12:16
Haftara for the Week: Zechariah 2:14 – 4:7
Apostolic Writings: Revelation 1:12 - 20

Overview:
Aharon is taught the method for kindling the menorah. Moshe sanctifies the levi’im to work in the Mishkan. They replace the first-born, who were disqualified after sinning at the golden calf.

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Parasha for the Week: Nasso Numbers 4:21-7:89
Haftarah for the Week: Judges 13:2 – 13:25
Apostolic Writings: 2 Corinthians 13:14 – Ephesians 1:2 – 3

Overview:
The Torah assigns the exact Mishkan-related tasks to be performed by the families of Gershon, Kehat, and Merari, the sons of Levi.
A census reveals that over 8,000 men are ready for such service. All those ritually impure are to be sent out of the encampments.

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