6 Iyyar 5782
May 7, 2022
Alternate date outside Israel (why?):
13 Iyyar 5782
May 14, 2022
• Leviticus 21:1-24:23
Adonai said to Moshe,”Speak to the cohanim, the sons of Aharon… “
(Leviticus 21:1 CJB)
• Ezekiel 44:15-31
New Testament Reading
• Luke 14:12-24
• Psalm 42
[For the leader. A maskil of the descendants of Korach:]
Just as a deer longs for running streams,
God, I long for you.
I am thirsty for God, for the living God!
When can I come and appear before God?
(Psalms 42:1-2 CJB)
The seven aliyot readings from the Torah begin at these verses:
- Leviticus 21:1
- Leviticus 21:16
- Leviticus 22:17
- Leviticus 23:1
- Leviticus 23:23
- Leviticus 23:33
- Leviticus 24:1
Maftir: Leviticus 24:21
The psalmist proclaims, “Taste and see that the LORD is good” (Psalm 34:9). Cultivating a taste for holiness could be the greatest calling given to man! Those who are holy draw near to God. “The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much” (James 5:16b, KJV). Do you draw near to God?
– from Walk Leviticus! by Jeffrey Enoch Feinberg, Ph.D., used by permission.
Torah Portion readings and the associated Haftarah readings generally follow the Stone Edition Chumash and/or the Complete Jewish Bible. Verse numbering generally follows the Hebrew tradition, and where modern Christian traditions differ those verse numbers are shown in parentheses (). Haftarah readings generally follow the Ashkenazi tradition. Where the Sephardic tradition differs, the Haftarah portions are designated as (A) and (S). Suggested New Testament readings are taken from various sources. Suggested Psalm readings are from the Messianic Siddur for Shabbat by Daniel Perek. The Key People, The Scenes, and The Main Events are taken from the Walk! series of Messianic Devotion Commentaries by Dr. Jeffrey Enoch Feinberg. Unless otherwise marked, Scripture quotations are taken from the Complete Jewish Bible, Copyright © 1998 and 2016 by David H. Stern. Used by permission. All copyrights reserved worldwide.
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