This Week's Torah Portion
Chol HaMo-eid Pesach
Moses said to the Eternal, "See, You say to me, 'Lead this people forward,' but You have not made known to me whom You will send with me. Further, You have said, 'I have singled you out by name, and you have, indeed, gained My favor.'"- Exodus 33:12
חוֹל הַמֹּעֵד פֶּסַח
Passover Intermediate Days
TorahHolidays Exodus 33:12-34:26
HaftarahEzekiel 37:1-14; Song of Songs is read
When/ 17 Nisan 5783
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Torah usually refers to the Pentateuch, the first five books of the Hebrew Bible - Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy. These books make up the story of the Jewish people.
These ancient stories touch upon science, history, philosophy, ritual and ethics. Included are stories of individuals, families, wars, slavery and more. Virtually no subject was taboo for Torah.
Running through these stories is the unique lens through which the Jewish people would come to view their world and their God.
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