Parashot

Parhashah #31 Emor (Speak) Vayikra (Leviticus) 21:1-24:23

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #31 Emor (Speak) Vayikra (Leviticus) 21:1-24:23 Haftarah: Yechezk’el (Ezekiel) 44:15-31 B’rit Chadashah: Mattityahu (Matthew) 5:38-42 Please study this parashah in its entirety as I will be covering the concepts versus verbatim in order to keep to our usual schedule. This parashah describes G-d’s designated times, equitable compensation for damage to… Read more »

Parashah #31 Emor (Speak) Vayikra (Leviticus) 21:1-24:23

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #31 Emor (Speak) Vayikra (Leviticus) 21:1-24:23 Haftarah: Yechezk’el (Ezekiel) 44:15-31 B’rit Chadashah: Mattityahu (Matthew) 5:38-42 Please study this parashah in its entirety as I will be covering the concepts versus verbatim in order to keep to our usual schedule. This parashah describes G-d’s designated times, equitable compensation for damage to… Read more »

Parashah #30: K’doshim (Holy People) Vayikra (Leviticus) 19:1-20-27 Please see note below for the other parashah included in this week’s readings

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Last year I focused on Acharei Mot which is the parashah read with this one in regular years. I am going to focus on K’doshim this year. Please read Acharei Mot for the complete lessons for this week. Parashah# 30: K’doshim (Holy People) Vayikra (Leviticus) 19:1-20-27 Haftarah: Ezekiel 20:2-20 B’rit Chadashah:… Read more »

Parashah #27: Tazria (She conceived) Vayikra (Leviticus) 12:1-13:59

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah 27: Tazria (She conceives) Vayikra (Leviticus) 12:1-13-59 Haftarah: M’lakhim Bet (2 Kings) 4:42-5:19 B’rit Chadashah: Luke 2:22-24; 5:12-16 It is not difficult to see where the idea of rabbis also being lawyers, physicians came into being. The focus of the lesson this week is on diseases and purification. This has… Read more »

Parashah #26: Sh’mini (Eighth) Vayikra (Leviticus 9:1-11:47)

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #26: Sh’mini (Eighth) Vayikra (Leviticus 9:1-11:47 Haftarah: Sh’mu’el Bet (2 Samuel) 6:1-19 B’rit Chadashah: Galatians 2:11-16 This week G-d reinforces the fact that His commands for honoring and glorifying Him are not up for discussion. (Lev. 10:3). Two of Aharon’s sons took it upon themselves to worship G-d in a… Read more »

Parashah #25: Tzav (Take an order) Vayikra (Leviticus) 6:1-8:36

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #25 Tzav (Take an order) Vayikra (Leviticus) 6:1-8:36 Haftarah Yirmiyahu (Jeremiah) 7:21-8:3; 9:22-23 B’rit Chadashah: 1 Cor. 10:14-23 The detailed instructions G-d issues to the Children of Israel for the sacrifices and offerings are used to teach the Children of Israel and all those who seek to learn and follow… Read more »

Parashah #24: Vayikra (He called) Leviticus 1:1-5:26

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parasha 24: Vayikra (He called) Leviticus 1:1-5:26 Haftarah: Yesha’yahu (Isaiah) 43:21-44:23 B’rit Chadashah: Hebrews: 10:1-14 In this week’s parashah, we read that he Tabernacle is complete and dedicated. G-d has “moved in” and now it’s time to get down to the business of developing a close relationship with Him. Drawing close… Read more »

Parashah #22: Vayak’hel (He assembled) Sh’mot (Exodus) 35:1-38:20

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #22: Vayak’hel (He assembled) Sh’mot (Exodus) 35:1-38:20 Haftarah: M’lakhim Alef (1 Kings) 7:13-26 B’rit Chadashah: Revelation 11:1-13 Shabbat is the first order of business this week. It is a mandated day of complete rest for us to honor Adonai. Whoever does any work is to be put to death. Then… Read more »

Parashah #21: Ki Tissa (When you take) Sh’mot (Exodus) 30:11-34:35

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #21: Ki Tissa (When you take) Sh’mot (Exodus) 30:11-34:35 Haftarah: M’lakhim Alef (1 Kings) 18:20-39 B’rit Chadashah: 1 Cor: 10: 1-13 Let’s start this week’s lesson with four focus points gleaned from the text: 1. We are to examine ourselves inside and out before approaching YHVH/Yahshua. We do not have… Read more »

Parashah #20: Tetzaveh (You are to order) Sh’mot (Exodus) 27:20-30:10

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #20: Tetzaveh (You are to order) Sh’mot (Exodus) 27:20-30:10 Haftarah: Yechezk’el (Ezekiel) 43:10-27 B’rit Chadashah: Philippians 4:10-20 The first paragraph of this parashah provides us with continued scriptural support that we are to let our lights so shine before men in order to glorify G-d. Recall that the middle lamp… Read more »