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Acharei Mot I

Acharei Mot I

After the Death [of the Two Sons of Aaron]
Leviticus
16:1–17:16

The Eternal One spoke to Moses after the death the two sons of Aaron who died when they drew too close to the presence of the Eternal. - Leviticus 16:1

Summary: 
  • The duties that the head kohein must perform on Yom Kippur are delineated and the ceremony of the scapegoat is outlined. (16:1-28)
  • Moses instructs Aaron about the Yom Kippur laws for fasting and atonement. (16:29-34)
  • Warnings are issued against the offering of sacrifices outside the Sanctuary and the consumption of blood. (17:1-16)

When do we read Acharei Mot I?

2022 Apr 23
/22 Nisan, 5782

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