Bemidbar

Balak 5776

Parashat Balak July 22-23, 2016 – 17 Tammuz 5776 Annual (Numbers 22:2-25:9): Etz Hayim p. 894; Hertz p. 669 Triennial (Numbers 23:27-25:9): Etz Hayim p. 890; Hertz p. 677 Haftarah (Micah 5:6-6:8): Etz Hayim p. 915; Hertz p. 682 PDF Balak 5776 From Anti-Semitism to Qualities without Ethnic Boundaries Rabbi Daniel Goldfarb, The Conservative Yeshiva, Jerusalem […]

Balak 5777

Parashat Balak July 2 – 8, 2017 • 14 Tammuz 5777 Annual (Numbers 22:2-25:9): Etz Hayim p. 894-908; Hertz p. 669-682 Triennial (Numbers 22:2-22:38): Etz Hayim p. 894-899; Hertz p. 669-673 Haftarah (Micah 5:6-6:8): Etz Hayim p. 914-917; Hertz p. 682-685 PDF_Balak_5777 There has never been another prophet in Israel like Moses Rabbi Joel Levy, Rosh […]

Beha’alotekha 5776

Parashat Beha’alotekha June 24-25, 2016 – 19 Sivan 5776 Annual (Numbers 8:1-12:16): Etz Hayim p. 816; Hertz p. 605 Triennial (Numbers 10:35-12:16): Etz Hayim p. 826; Hertz p. 613 Haftarah (Zechariah 2:14-4:7): Etz Hayim p. 837; Hertz p. 620 PDF Beha’alotekha 5776 Lessons on Prayer Rachel Marder is a student at the Ziegler School of Rabbinic […]

Beha’alotekha 5777

Parashat Beha’alotekha June 4-10, 2017 • 16 Sivan 5777 Annual (Numbers 8:1-12:16): Etz Hayim p. 816-835; Hertz p. 605-619 Triennial (Numbers 8:1-9:14): Etz Hayim p. 816-821; Hertz p. 605-609 Haftarah (Zecharia 2:14-4:7): Etz Hayim p. 836-839; Hertz p. 620-622 PDF_Beha’alotekha_5777 What’s Preferable – Freedom or Free Fish? Rabbi Daniel Goldfarb, CY Faculty and Coordinator, Torah […]

Bemidbar / Shavuot 5776

Parashat Bemidbar/ Shavuot June 11, 2016 – 5 Sivan 5776 Annual (Numbers 1:1-4:20): Etz Hayim p. 769; Hertz p. 568 Triennial (Numbers 3:14-4:20): Etz Hayim p. 779; Hertz p. 576 Haftarah (Hosea 2:1-22): Etz Hayim p. 787; Hertz p. 582 PDF Bemidbar 5776 Ruth – A Short Story of Kindness Vered Hollander-Goldfarb, CY Faculty I […]

Bemidbar Shavuot 5777

Parashat Bemidbar May 21 – 27, 2017 • 2 Sivan 5777 Annual (Numbers 1:1-4:20): Etz Hayim p. 769-785; Hertz p. 568-580 Triennial (Numbers 1:1-54): Etz Hayim p. 769-774; Hertz p. 568-572 Haftarah (Hosea 2:1-22): Etz Hayim p. 786-790; Hertz p. 581-585 PDF_BemidbarShavuot_5777 Jewish Geography by the Numbers Dr. Stephen Hazan Arnoff is the Executive Director of […]

Hukkat 5776

Parashat Hukkat July 15-16, 2016 – 10 Tammuz 5776 Annual (Numbers 19:1-22:1): Etz Hayim p. 880; Hertz p. 652 Triennial (Numbers 21:11-22:1): Etz Hayim p. 890; Hertz p. 660 Haftarah (Judges 11:1-33): Etz Hayim p. 909; Hertz p. 664 PDF Hukkat 5776 Beyond Thirst? Rabbi Oliver Spike Joseph spent three wonderful years at the Conservative Yeshiva […]

Hukkat 5777

Parashat Hukkat June 25 – July 1, 2017 • 7 Tammuz 5777 Annual (Numbers 19:1-22:1): Etz Hayim p. 880-893; Hertz p. 652-664 Triennial (Numbers19:1-20:13): Etz Hayim p. 880-886; Hertz p. 652-657 Haftarah (Judges 11:1-33): Etz Hayim p. 909-913; Hertz p. 664-667 PDF_Hukkat_5777 Is Halakhah Binding No Matter What? Rabbi Joel Roth, Louis Finkelstein Professor of […]

Korach 5777

Parashat Korach Shabbat Rosh Hodesh June 18-24, 2017 • 30 Sivan 5777 Annual (Numbers 16:1-18:32): Etz Hayim p. 860-875; Hertz p. 639-648 Triennial (Numbers16:1-17:15): Etz Hayim p. 860-868; Hertz p. 639-644 Maftir (Numbers 28:9-15): Etz Hayim p. 930-931; Hertz p. 695 Haftarah (Isaiah 66:1-24, 23): Etz Hayim p. 1219-1223; Hertz p. 944-947 PDF_Korach_5777 Korach and […]

Korah 5776

Parashat Korah July 8-9, 2016 – 3 Tammuz 5776 Annual (Numbers 16:1-18:32): Etz Hayim p. 860; Hertz p. 639 Triennial (Numbers 17:25-18:32): Etz Hayim p. 869; Hertz p. 645 Haftarah (1 Samuel 11:14-12:22): Etz Hayim p. 876; Hertz p. 649 PDF Korah 5776 Korah: Separating the Strands and Blending the Tithes Dr. Joshua Kulp, Rosh Yeshiva, […]

Matot-Masei 5776

Parashat Matot-Masei August 5-6, 2016 – 2 Av 5776 Annual (Numbers 30:2-26:13): Etz Hayim p. 941; Hertz p. 702 Triennial (Numbers 33:50-36:13): Etz Hayim p. 957; Hertz p. 716 Haftarah (Jeremiah 2:4-28; 3:4): Etz Hayim p. 973; Hertz p. 725 PDF Matot-Masei 5776 Empowering Women 2000 Years Ago Rabbi Joel Levy, CY Rosh Yeshiva The […]

Mattot & Mas’ey 5777

Parashat Mattot & Mas’ey Shabbat Mevarekhim Hahodesh July 16-22, 2017 • 28 Tammuz 5777 Annual (Numbers 30:2-36:13): Etz Hayim p. 941-967; Hertz p. 702-724 Triennial (Numbers 30:2-31:54): Etz Hayim p. 941-949; Hertz p. 702-707 Haftarah (Jeremiah 2:4-28; 3:4): Etz Hayim p. 972-977; Hertz p. 725-729 PDF_Mattot&Mas’ey_5777 The Women Who “Fix” Sefer Bemidbar (Numbers) Rabbi Daniel […]

Naso 5776

Parashat Naso June 18, 2016 – 12 Sivan 5776 Annual (Numbers 4:21-7:89): Etz Hayim p. 791; Hertz p. 586 Triennial (Numbers 7:1-89): Etz Hayim p. 805; Hertz p. 596 Haftarah (Judges 13:2-25): Etz Hayim p. 813; Hertz p. 602 PDF Naso 5776 What a lot of things you do use ‘Good morning’ for! Jeremy Tabick, a […]

Naso 5777

Parashat Naso May 28 – June 3, 2017 • 9 Sivan 5777 Annual (Numbers 4:21-7:89): Etz Hayim p. 791-811; Hertz p. 586-601 Triennial (Numbers 4:21-5:10): Etz Hayim p. 791-795; Hertz p. 586-589 Haftarah (Judges 13:2-25): Etz Hayim p. 812-815; Hertz p. 602-604 PDF_Naso_5777 Sotah – Oppression or Empowerment? Rabbi Shoshana Cohen, Faculty, Conservative Yeshiva (Talmud […]

Pinchas 5777

Parashat Pinchas Annual (Numbers 25:10-30:1): Etz Hayim p. 918-936; Hertz p. 686-698 Triennial (Numbers 25:10-26:51): Etz Hayim p. 918-924; Hertz p. 686-690 Haftarah (Jeremiah 1:2-2:3): Etz Hayim p. 968-971; Hertz p. 710-713 PDF_Pinchas_5777 Pinchas, Vampires and Immortality Dr. Joshua Kulp, Rosh Yeshiva, Talmud teacher, and a founder of the Conservative Yeshiva As I write this d’var […]

Pinhas 5776

Parashat Pinhas July 29-30, 2016 – 24 Tammuz 5776 Annual (Numbers 25:10-30:1): Etz Hayim p. 918; Hertz p. 686 Triennial (Numbers 28:16-30:1): Etz Hayim p. 931; Hertz p. 695 Haftarah (Jeremiah 1:2-2:3): Etz Hayim p. 968; Hertz p. 710 PDF Pinhas 5776 Presidential Selection in the Torah Rabbi Daniel Goldfarb, CY Faculty Timely as the Torah so […]

Shelah lekha 5776

Parashat Shelah lekha July 1-2, 2016 – 26 Sivan 5776 Annual (Numbers 13:1-15:41): Etz Hayim p. 840; Hertz p. 623 Triennial (Numbers 15:8-41): Etz Hayim p. 851; Hertz p. 631 Haftarah (Zechariah 2:14-4:7): Etz Hayim p. 856; Hertz p. 635 PDF Shelah lekha 5776 Biblical Espionage Rabbi Avram Kogen, whose “day job” is in insurance, […]

Shelah lekha 5777

Parashat Shelah lekha Shabbat Mevarekhim Hahodesh June 11-17, 2017 • 23 Sivan 5777 Annual (Numbers 13:1-15:41): Etz Hayim p. 840-855; Hertz p. 623-634 Triennial (Numbers13:1-14:7): Etz Hayim p. 840-845; Hertz p. 623-626 Haftarah (Joshua 2:1-24): Etz Hayim p. 856-859; Hertz p. 635-637 PDF_Shelah lekha_5777 It Happened On the Night of Tisha B’Av – Some Literary Archeology […]