Parasha for the Week: Ki Tavo Deuteronomy 26:1 – 29:8
Haftara for the Week: Isaiah 60:1 - 22
Besorat Yeshua: Mark 8:1 - 13

Overview
When Bnei Yisrael dwell in the Land of Israel, its first fruits are to be taken to the Temple and given to the kohen in a ceremony expressing recognition that it is G-d who guides the history of the Jewish People throughout all ages.

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Parasha for the Week: Ki-Tetze Deuteronomy 21:10 - 25:19
Haftarah for the Week: Isaiah 54:1 - 10
Apostolic Writings: Mark 7:9 – 23

Overview:
The Torah describes the only permissible way a woman captured in battle may be married. If a man marries two wives, and the less-favored wife bears a firstborn son, this son’s right to inherit a double portion is protected against the father’s desire to favor the child of the favored wife.

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weeklyParasha for the Week: Shoftim Deuteronomy 16:18 – 21:9
Haftara for the Week: Isaiah 51:12 – 52:12
Besot Yeshua: Mark 6:53 – 7:8

Overview:
Moshe tells Israel to appoint judges and officers in their cities. A bribe of even an insignificant sum is forbidden.
Trees are not to be planted near Hashem’s altar, as was the way of idolaters.

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Parasha for the Week: Re’eh Deuteronomy 11:26 – 16:17
Haftarah for the Week: Isaiah 54:11 – 55:5
Apostolic Writings: 1 Thessalonians 4:13 - 18

Overview:
Moshe presents to the nation the blessing of a spiritually oriented life, and the curse of becoming disconnected from Hashem.
When the nation enters Eretz Yisrael they must burn down any trees that had been used for idol-worship, and destroy all idolatrous statues.

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Parasha for the Week:  Eikev: Deuteronomy 7:12 – 11:25
Haftarah:  Isaiah 49:14 – 51:3
Besorat Yeshua:   Mark 6:41 - 52

Overview
If Bnei Israel carefully observe all the mitzvoth (commandments) Moshe promises them that they will be the most blessed of the nations of earth.
Moshe tells Bnei Yisrael that they will conquer Eretz Canaan little by little, so that the land will not be overrun by wild animals before Bnei Yisrael are able to settle the whole land.

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Parasha for the Week:  Va'etchanan: Deuteronomy 3:23 – 7:11
Haftarah:  Isaiah 40:1 - 20
Besorat Yeshua:   Mark 6:41 - 52

Overview
Although Moshe is glad that Yehoshua will lead the nation, Moshe nevertheless prays to enter the Land of Israel in order to enjoy the promise land after the last forty years of hard work. Hashem refuses.

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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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