K'doshim

קְדֹשִׁים
[You Shall Be] Holy

Leviticus 19:1-20:27

When Is K'doshim Read?

/ 6 Iyar 5782
/ 3 Iyar 5784

Summary

  • God issues a variety of commandments, instructing the Israelites on how to be a holy people. (19:1-37)
  • Various sex offenses are discussed and punishments for them are presented. (20:1-27)

Ten Minutes of Torah: K'doshim Commentary

Torrah and Kippah

The Greatest of Gifts

By: Rabbi Ben Spratt

You shall not hate your kinsfolk in your heart. You shall surely rebuke your kinsman…(Lev. 19:17)

In the heart of Parashat K’doshim, we find a recipe for holiness written into behavior. Love your neighbor as yourself, leave gleanings for the poor, care for the stranger, protect the...

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