Parashot

Parashot 39 & 40: Hukkat and Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 19:1-22:1; 22:2-25:9

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah: 39: Hukkat (Regulation) B’Midbar (Numbers) 19:1-22:1 and Parashah #40: Balak B’midbar (Numbers) 22:2-25:9  (read together in regular years) Haftarah: Shof’tim (Judges) 11:1-33; Mikhah (Micah)5:6-6:8 B’rit Chadashah: Yochanan (John) 3:9-21; Revelation 2:14-15   We start with parashah Hukkat. The importance of the Para Adumah (red heifer) is usually the most popular… Read more »

Parashah #38: Korach (B’ Midbar (Numbers) 16:1-18:32

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue             Parashah #38: Korach (Korah) B’Midbar (Numbers) 16:1-18:32             Haftarah: Sh’mu’el (Samuel) 11:14-12:22             B’rit Chadashah: 2 Timothy 2:8-21   This week we read about the rebellion of Korach against Moshe. This event provides a conceptual illustration of the diversity of conflicts we must face on a daily basis; small and… Read more »

Parashah #36: B’ha’alotkha (When you set up) B’midbar (Numbers) 8:1-12:16

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parasha #36 B’ha’alotkha (When you set up) B’midbar (Numbers 8:1-12:16 Haftarah: Z’karyah (Zechariah) 2:14-4:7 B’rit Chadashah: Hebrews 3:1-6 Part of today’s parashah describes the Temple menorah: 8:1-3; “Adonai said to Moshe, tell Aharon, ‘when you set up the lamps, the seven lamps are to cast their light forward, in front of… Read more »

Parashah#35: Naso (Take) B’midbar (Numbers) 4:21-7:89

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah 35: Naso (Take) B’Midbar (Numbers) 4:21-7:89 Haftarah: Shof’tim (Judges) 13:2-25 B’rit Chadashah: Yochanan 7:53-8:11 The focus on the parashah this year is Num. Chapter 5. This passage describes the process that will establish the innocence of a woman wrongly accused of adultery by her husband, or guilt. This is the… Read more »

Parashah #34: B’midbar (In the desert) Numbers 1:1-4:20

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #34: B’midbar (In the desert) Numbers 1:1-4:20 Haftarah: Hoshea (Hosea) 2:1-2-22 B’rit Chadashah: Luke 2:1-7; 1 Corinthians 12:12-31 In this parashah, G-d commands a census of the entire assembly of Israel. The census was taken according to tribe. This required each person to establish his genealogical descent from the corresponding… 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 This is one of the most useful parashot for referencing the festivals (G-d’s designated times), and equitable compensation for damage to persons and property. This parashah also lays out in detail G-d’s special requirements beyond… Read more »

Parashah #29 and “30 Acharei mot (After the death) Vayikra (Leviticus) 16:1-18; 18:30

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #29 Acharei Mot (After the death) Vayikra (Leviticus) 16:1-18-18:30 Haftarah: Yechezk’el (Ezekiel) 22:1-19 B’rit Chadashah: Romans 3:19-28; 9:30-10:13; 1Corinthians 5:1-13;2 Corinthians 2:1-11; Galatians 3:10-14 Messianic Jews (Hebrews) 7:23-10:25 The parashah read with Acharei Mot in regular years is K’doshim. Please read this parashah also as you study this week’s teaching…. Read more »

Parashah #29 Acharei Mot (After the death) Vayikra (Leviticus) 16:1-18:30 Also read Parashah #30 K’doshim Vayikra 19:1-20:27

Beth Elohim Messianic Synagogue Parashah #29 Acharei Mot (After the death) Vayikra (Leviticus) 16:1-18:30 Haftarah: Yechezk’el (Ezekiel) 22:1-19 B’rit Chadashah: Romans 3:19-28; 9:30-10:13; 1Corinthians 5:1-13;2 Corinthians 2:1-11; Galatians 3:10-14 Messianic Jews (Hebrews) 7:23-10:25 The parashah read with Acharei Mot in regular years is K’doshim. Please read this parashah also as you study this week’s teaching…. Read more »