Vayikra

Aharei mot & Kedoshim 5777

Parashat Aharei mot & Kedoshim April 30 – May 6 – 10 Iyyar 5777 Annual (Leviticus 16:1-20:27): Etz Hayim p. 679-704; Hertz p. 480-508 Triennial (Leviticus 16:1-17:7): Etz Hayim p. 679-686; Hertz p. 480-486 Haftarah (Amos 9:7-15): Etz Hayim p. 705-708; Hertz p. 509-510 PDF_Aharei mot & Kedoshim_5777 Wise Sex, Wanton Sex – What Should We Teach? Rabbi […]

Aharei Mot 5776

Parashat Aharei Mot May 6-7, 2016 – 29 Nisan 5776 Annual (Leviticus 16:1-18:30): Etz Hayim p. 679; Hertz p. 480 Triennial (Leviticus 17:1-18:30): Etz Hayim p. 685; Hertz p. 485 Haftarah (1 Samuel 20:18-42): Etz Hayim p. 1216; Hertz p. 948 PDF Aharei Mot 5776 When Ritual Encountered Morality Yardén Raber, CY Talmud Faculty Leviticus […]

Bechukotai 5776

Parashat Bechukotai June 4, 2016 – 27 Iyyar 5776 Annual (Leviticus 26:3-27:34): Etz Hayim p. 747; Hertz p. 542 Triennial (Leviticus 27:1-34): Etz Hayim p. 753; Hertz p. 547 Haftarah (Jeremiah 16:19-17:14): Etz Hayim p. 763; Hertz p. 551 PDF Bechukotai 5776 Every Path Must Have an End: What is Ours? Rabbi Juan Mejia (CY 02-04), […]

Behar & Behukkotai 5777

Parashat Behar & Behukkotai Shabbat Mevarekhim Hahodesh May 14 – 20, 2017 • 24 Iyyar 5777 Annual (Leviticus 25:1-27:34): Etz Hayim p. 738-757; Hertz p. 531-550 Triennial (Leviticus 25:1-38): Etz Hayim p. 738-743; Hertz p. 531-536 Haftarah (Jeremiah 16:19-17:14): Etz Hayim p. 762-765; Hertz p. 551-553 PDF_BeharBehukkotai_5777 What’s Shmita have to do with Mount Sinai? […]

Behar 5776

Parashat Behar May 27-28, 2016 – 20 Iyyar 5776 Annual (Leviticus 25:1-26:2): Etz Hayim p. 738; Hertz p. 531 Triennial (Leviticus 25:29-26:2): Etz Hayim p. 742; Hertz p. 535 Haftarah (Jeremiah 32:6-27): Etz Hayim p. 759; Hertz p. 539 PDF Behar 5776 Words Can do Damage – Beware Rabbi Daniel Goldfarb, CY Faculty Parashat Behar presents […]

Emor 5776

Parashat Emor May 20-21, 2016 – 13 Iyyar 5776 Annual (Leviticus 21:1-24:23): Etz Hayim p. 717; Hertz p. 513 Triennial (Leviticus 23:23-24:23): Etz Hayim p. 727; Hertz p. 522 Haftarah (Ezekiel 44:15-31): Etz Hayim p. 735; Hertz p. 528 PDF Emor 5776 Speaking, With and Without Words By Rabbi Joshua Corber, an alumnus of the CY […]

Emor 5777

Parashat Emor May 7 – 13, 2017 • 17 Iyyar 5777 Annual (Leviticus 21:1-24:23): Etz Hayim p. 717-733; Hertz p. 513-528 Triennial (Leviticus 21:1-22:16): Etz Hayim p. 717-722; Hertz p. 513-517 Haftarah (Ezekiel 44:15-31): Etz Hayim p. 734-737; Hertz p. 528-530 PDF_Emor_5777 The Dark Side of the Quest for Sanctity Rabbi Joel Levy, Rosh Yeshiva, […]

Kedoshim 5776

Parashat Kedoshim May 13-14, 2016 – 6 Iyyar 5776 Annual (Leviticus 19:1-20:27): Etz Hayim p. 693; Hertz p. 497 Triennial (Leviticus 19:23-20:27): Etz Hayim p. 698; Hertz p. 503 Haftarah (Amos 9:7-15): Etz Hayim p. 706; Hertz p. 509 PDF Kedoshim 5776 Holiness: the User’s Manual Esther Israel, CY Talmud and Bible Faculty Thumbing through an […]

Metsora 5776

Parashat Metsora – Shabbat Hagadol April 15-16, 2016 – 8 Nisan 5776 Annual (Leviticus 14:1-15:33): Etz Hayim p. 660; Hertz p. 470 Triennial (Leviticus 14:33-15:33): Etz Hayim p. 663; Hertz p. 473 Haftarah (Malakhi 3:4-24): Etz Hayim p. 1296; Hertz p. 1005 PDF Metsora 5776 Rebbi Meir and Finding Balance in Niddah Joel Goldstein, CY […]

Shabbat Hag HaPesach

April 22-23, 2016 – 15 Nisan 5776 Torah (Exodus 12:21-51): Etz Hayim p. 385; Hertz p. 257 Haftarah (Joshua 3:5-7, 5:2-6:1, 6:27): Etz Hayim p. 1299; Hertz p. 1009 PDF Pesach 5776 From Function to Symbol: Four Foods Whose Meaning Took Shape at the Seder Dr. Joshua Kulp, Rosh Yeshiva, is a co-founder of the Conservative […]

Shemini 5776

Parashat Shemini – Shabbat Parah April 1-2, 2016 – 23 Adar II 5776 Annual (Leviticus 9:1-11:47): Etz Hayim p. 630; Hertz p. 443 Triennial (Leviticus 11:1-47): Etz Hayim p. 636; Hertz p. 449 Maftir (Numbers 19:1-22): Etz Hayim p. 880; Hertz p. 652 Haftarah (Ezekiel 36:16-38): Etz Hayim p. 1287; Hertz p. 999 PDF Shemini […]

Shemini 5777

Shabbat Mevarkhim Hahodesh Parashat Shemini April 21-22, 2017 – 26 Nisan 57770 Annual (Leviticus 9:1-11:47): Etz Hayim p. 630-642; Hertz p. 443-454 Triennial (Leviticus 9:1-10:11): Etz Hayim p. 630-635; Hertz p. 443-447 Haftarah (2 Samuel 6:1-7:17): Etz Hayim p. 643-648; Hertz p. 454-458 PDF_Shemini_5777 Is there such a thing as Divine Justice? Allan Myers is a member of […]

Tazria & Metsora 5777

Parashat Tazria & Metsora April 28-29, 2017 – 3 Iyyar 5777 Annual (Leviticus 12:1-15:33): Etz Hayim p. 649-670; Hertz p. 460-477 Triennial (Leviticus 12:1-13:39): Etz Hayim p. 649-657; Hertz p. 460-464 Haftarah (2 Kings 7:3-20): Etz Hayim p. 675-678; Hertz p. 477-479 PDF_Tazria+Metsora_5777 Tazri’a-Metsora: A Story of Awareness and Healing Yardén Raber, Conservative Yeshiva Talmud Faculty The book […]

Tazria 5776

Parashat Tazria – Shabbat Rosh Hodesh – Shabbat HaHodesh April 8-9, 2016 – 1 Nisan 5776 Annual (Leviticus 12:1-13:59): Etz Hayim p. 649; Hertz p. 460 Triennial (Leviticus 13:29-59): Etz Hayim p. 655; Hertz p. 463 2nd Sefer (Numbers 28:9-15): Etz Hayim p. 930; Hertz p. 695 3rd Sefer (Exodus 12:1-20): Etz Hayim p. 380, […]

Tsav 5776

Parashat Tsav March 25-26, 2016 – 16 Adar II 5776  Annual (Leviticus 6:1-8:36): Etz Hayim p. 613; Hertz p. 429 Triennial (Leviticus 8:1-36): Etz Hayim p. 621; Hertz p. 435 Haftarah (Jeremiah 7:21-8:3, 9:22-23): Etz Hayim, p. 627; Hertz p. 439 PDF Tsav 5776 Welcome to the new “Torah Sparks” direct from the Conservative Yeshiva […]

Tsav 5777

Shabbat Hagadol Parashat Tsav April 2-8, 2017 – 12 Nisan 5777 Annual (Leviticus 6:1-8:36): Etz Hayim p. 613-625; Hertz p. 429-438 Triennial (Leviticus 6:1-7:10): Etz Hayim p. 613-617; Hertz p. 429-432 Haftarah (Malachi 3:4-:24, 23): Etz Hayim p. 1295-1298; Hertz p. 1005-1008 PDF_Tsav_5777 Matzah All Year Long Rabbi Rami Schwartzer is the founding director of Ramah […]

Vayikra 5776

Shabbat Zakhor March 18-19, 2016 – 9 Adar II 5776 Annual (Leviticus 1:1-5:26): Etz Hayim p. 585; Hertz p. 410 Triennial (Leviticus 4:27-5:26): Etz Hayim p. 599; Hertz p. 419 Maftir (Deuteronomy 25:17-19): Etz Hayim 1135; Hertz 856 Haftarah (I Samuel 15:2-34): Etz Hayim, p. 1282; Hertz p. 996 PDF Vayikra Zakhor 5776 Welcome to […]

Vayikra 5777

Parashat Vayikra March 26 – April 1, 2017 – 5 Nissan 5777 Annual (Leviticus 1:1-5:26): Etz Hayim p. 585-605; Hertz p. 410-423 Triennial (Leviticus 1:1-2:16): Etz Hayim p. 585-592; Hertz p. 410-415 Haftarah (Isaiah 43:21-44:23): Etz Hayim p. 606-612; Hertz p. 424-428 PDF_Vayikra_5777 The Blind Leading the Lame Ilana Kurshan, Jerusalem, author of If All the […]