Hebrew Bible: Special Torah Portions for Mo’edim and Holidays

Shalom, everyone! The following is a list of the Special Torah portions for mo'edim and holidays, including Festivals and Fast Days, read during an annual cycle on the Hebrew calendar, along with their corresponding haftarah portions. The haftarah portions listed are the most commonly-read portions within the Yemenite and Sephardi communities:   Parashah Torah Haftarah Rosh Chodesh (weekday) Numbers 28:1-15 … Continue reading Hebrew Bible: Special Torah Portions for Mo’edim and Holidays

Hebrew Bible: Weekly Torah Portions – Parashat ha-Shavua

Shalom, everyone! The Weekly Torah Portion or "Parashat ha-Shavua," "parashah," or "parsha," is a section of the Torah that is read publicly and aloud each week during Israelite prayer services. The regular weekly Torah portion is read in full during Shabbat (Saturday) morning services, and in part during Shabbat afternoon services, and Monday and Thursday morning services, except … Continue reading Hebrew Bible: Weekly Torah Portions – Parashat ha-Shavua

Hebrew Bible: The Tanakh

The Tanakh is the canonical collection of 24 Hebrew texts that form the Hebrew Bible. The word "Tanakh" is really an acronym of the first Hebrew letter of each of the three major traditional subdivisions of the Hebrew Bible in the Masoretic Text: Torah (Teaching or Five Books of Moses), Nevi'im (Prophets), and Ketuvim (The … Continue reading Hebrew Bible: The Tanakh

WATCH: Hebrew Calendar: The Days of the Week and the Creation of the Universe

Shalom, everyone! The following is our video "Hebrew Calendar: The Days of the Week and the Creation of the Universe," published on YouTube. Please like, share and subscribe to our YouTube channel Bnei Yisrael Society: Hebrew Calendar: The Days of the Week and the Creation of the Universe https://youtu.be/_115i46A6zU Video from YouTube channel Bnei Yisrael … Continue reading WATCH: Hebrew Calendar: The Days of the Week and the Creation of the Universe

WATCH: The Torah: The Almighty’s Loving Instructions

Shalom, everyone! The following is our video "The Torah: The Almighty's Loving Instructions," published on YouTube. This video provides an overview of the Torah, both the Written Torah (Torah she-bi-khtav) and the Oral Torah (Torah she-baal-peh). Please like, share and subscribe to our YouTube channel Bnei Yisrael Society: The Torah: The Almighty's Loving Instructions https://youtu.be/DtLauGesS6YContinue reading WATCH: The Torah: The Almighty’s Loving Instructions

WATCH: The Tanakh – The Hebrew Bible

Shalom, everyone! The following is our video "The Tanakh - The Hebrew Bible," published on YouTube. This video provides a brief overview of the Tanakh, a collection of the 24 canonical books that form the Hebrew Bible. Please like, share and subscribe to our YouTube channel Bnei Yisrael Society: The Tanakh - The Hebrew Bible … Continue reading WATCH: The Tanakh – The Hebrew Bible