Posts with the category “torah-readings”

Toldot - November 21, 2020
by Restoration Admin on November 19th, 2020
Torah Portion: Toldot - November 21, 2020 Torah: Genesis 25:19-28:9 Haftarah: Malachi 1:1-2:7 Summary:—Rebekah is given a prophecy about her unborn children; Jacob and Esau are born, and Esau emerges first.—Esau sells his birthright to Jacob.—Isaac lies about his marriage to King Abimelech.—God blesses Isaac.—Isaac becomes old and intends to give the blessing of the firstborn to Esau.—Rebekah plots...  Read More
Chayei Sarah - November 14, 2020
by Restoration Admin on November 12th, 2020
Torah Portion: Chayei Sarah - November 14, 2020 Torah: Genesis 23:1-25:18 Haftarah: 1 Kings 1:1-31 Portion Summary:—Sarah dies and Abraham invests in land to bury her.—A wife is sought by Abraham’s servant for Isaac from his relatives.—Rebekah is singled out for her hospitality and hard work and is given a proposal.—Rebekah consents to go immediately and becomes a comfort to Isaac.—Abraham’s later ye...  Read More
Vayera - November 7, 2020
by Restoration Admin on November 5th, 2020
Torah Portion: Vayera - November 7, 2020 Torah: Genesis 18:1-22:24 Haftarah: 2 Kings 4:1-37 Portion Summary:—God and angels come to give a promise of a son; Sarah laughs.—God shares His plans for destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah and allows Abraham to challenge Him.—The angels go into Sodom and are offered shelter by Lot. They are threatened by the townspeople.—The angels lead Lot and his family out...  Read More
Lech Lecha - October 31, 2020
by Restoration Admin on October 29th, 2020
Torah Portion: Lech Lecha - October 31, 2020 Torah: Genesis 12:1-17:27Haftarah: Isaiah 40:27-41:16 Portion Summary:—God instructs Abram to leave his home and gives him a promise.—Abram deceives the Egyptians about his relationship to Sarai.—Lot and Abram separate.—Abram rescues Lot from his captors and meets with Melchizedek.—Hagar becomes Abram’s concubine and gives birth to Ishmael.—The covenant o...  Read More
Noach - October 24, 2020
by Restoration Admin on October 22nd, 2020
Torah Portion: Noach - October 24, 2020 Torah: Genesis 6:9-11:32 Haftarah: Isaiah 54:1-55:5 Portion Summary:—Noah is instructed to build the Ark and fill it with animals.—Noah, his family, and cargo are shut in the Ark and the rains come.—Noah tests the environment outside; he leaves the Ark as commanded by God.—A new covenant is cut by God with Man.—Noah’s sons show their character.—A new genealogy ...  Read More
B'reisheet - October 17, 2020
by Restoration Admin on October 15th, 2020
Torah Portion: B’reisheet - October 17, 2020 Genesis 1:1-6:8 Portion Summary:—God created the heavens, the Earth, life, and man.—He institutes the Shabbat.—Man falls.—Cain slays Abel, Seth is born.—The first genealogy is listed.—Adonai regrets making mankind on the Earth....  Read More