Monthly Archives: January 2018

Thoughts on Beshalach

Just so you all know where I am going, I am changing from following the Full Kriyah (Torah reading cycle in one year) to the Triennial Cycle,[i] which reads the Torah in a three-year period providing shorter weekly portions. Interestingly, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Bo

This week’s parasha is Bo, Exodus 10.1 – 13:16.[i] The Haftarah is found in Jeremiah 46.13-28 and the reading from the Besorah is from Luke 7.1-17, which records the accounts of the centurion’s faith and then the exercise of Yeshua’s … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Va’eira

This week’s parasha is Va’eira, (“I appeared…”) Exodus 6.2 – 9.35.[i] The purpose of this “appearance” was not only to verify who was speaking, the One who had appeared to the patriarchs Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, but also to take … Continue reading

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