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Torah Portion 2018-2019 (5779)

Devarim - Deuteronomy
Date Parsha Name Meaning Torah Portion
August 10, 2019/
9 Av, 5779
Shabbat Chazon
Devarim Words Deuteronomy 1:1–3:22/
Isaiah 1:1-27
August 11, 2019/
10 Av, 5779
Tisha B’Av Ninth of Av Commemoration of  Temple Destruction
August 17 2019/
16 Av, 5779
Shabbat Nachamu
Va’etchanan I Pleaded Deuteronomy 3:23–7:11/
Isaiah 40:1-26
August 24, 2019/
23 Av, 5779
Eikev Because Deuteronomy 7:12–11:25/
Isaiah 49:14-51:3
August 31, 2019/
30 Av, 5779
Rosh Chodesh Elul
Re’eh See Deuteronomy 11:26–16:17/
Maftir: Numbers 28:9-28:15
Haftarah: Isaiah 66:1-24
September 7, 2019/
7 Elul, 5779
Shoftim Judges Deuteronomy 16:18–21:9/
Isaiah 51:12-52:12
September 14, 2019/
14 Elul, 5779
Ki Tetze When You Go Out Deuteronomy 21:10–25:19/
Isaiah 54:1-54:10
September 21, 2019/
21 Elul, 5779
Leil Selichot
Ki Tavo When You Come Deuteronomy 26:1–29:8(9)/
Isaiah 60:1-22
September 28, 2019/
28 Elul, 5779
Nitzavim Standing Deuteronomy 29:9(10)–30:20/
Isaiah 61:10-63:9
September 30, 2019/Tishrei 1, 5780 Rosh Hashanah/
Yom Teruah
The Head of The Year/Day of Awakening Blast Gen. 21:1-34 & Numbers 29:1-6
October 5, 2019/
Tishrei 6, 5780
Shabbat Shuva
Vayelech He Went Deuteronomy 31:1-30/Hosea 14:2-10; Micah 7:18-20; Joel 2:15-27
October 8-9, 2019/
Tishrei 9-10, 5780
Yom Kipppur Day of Atonement Leviticus 16:1-34 & Numbers 29:7-11/
Isaiah 57:14-58:14
October 12, 2019/
Tishrei 13, 5780
Ha’Azinu Hear Deuteronomy 32:1-32:52/
2 Samuel 22:1-51
October 13-20, 2019/
Tishrei 14-21, 5780
Sukkot Feast of Tabernacles Lev. 22:26-23:44; Num. 29:12-16; Exodus 33:12-34:26/
Ezekiel 38:18-39:16
October 21, 2019/
Tishrei 22, 5780
Shmini Atzeret The Eighth Day Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17 & Numbers 29:35-30:1
October 22, 2019/
Tishrei 23, 5780
Simchat Torah The Joy of Torah  Deut. 33:1-34:12; Gen. 1:1-2:3;
Numbers 29:35-30:1

 

B’reisheet - Genesis

 

Date Parsha Name Meaning Torah Portion
Oct 06 2018/ 27 Tishrei 5779 B’reisheet In The Beginning Genesis 1:1-6:8/ Isa. 42:5–43:10
  October 13 2018/ 4 Chesvan 5779 Noach Noah Genesis 6:9-11:32/Num. 28:9-15 Isa. 66:1-24  
October 20 2018/ 11 Chesvan 5779 Lech-Lecha Go Out Genesis 12:1-17:27/ Isa. 40:27-41:16
October 27 2018/ 18 Chesvan 5779 Vayera And He Appeared Genesis 18:1-22:24/ II Kings 4:1-4:37
November 3 2018/ 25 Chesvan 5779 Chayei Sara Sara’s Life Genesis 23:1-25:18/ 1 Kings 1:1-1:31
November 10 2018/ 2 Kislev 5779 Toldot Generations Genesis 25:19-28:9/ 1 Samuel 20:18-20:42
November 17, 2018/ 9 Kislev 5779 Vayetzei And He Left Genesis 28:10-32:3/ Hosea 12:13-14:10
November 24, 2018/ 16 Kislev 5779 Vayislach And He Sent Genesis 32:4(3)-36:43/ Obadiah 1:1-21
December 1, 2018/ 23 Kislev 5779 Vayashev He Continued Living Genesis 37:1–40:23/ Amos 2:6-3:8
December 8, 2018/ 30 Kislev 5779 Miketz At the End Genesis 41:1–44:17/ 1 Kings 3:15–4:1
December 15, 2018/7 Tevet 5779 Vayigash He Approached Genesis 44:18–47:27/ Ezekiel 37:15–28
December 22, 2018/ 14 Tevet 5779 Vayechi He Lived Genesis 47:28–50:26/ 1 Kings 2:1–12

 

Shmot - Exodus

 

Date Parsha Name Meaning Torah Portion
December 29, 2018/ 19 Tevet, 5779 Shemot Names Exodus/Sh’mot 1:1–6:1/ Isaiah 27:6–28:13; 29:22-23
January 5, 2019/ 26 Tevet, 5779 Vaera I Appeared Exodus 6:2-9:35/ Ezekiel 28:25-29:21
January 12, 2019/ 4 Shevat, 5779 Bo Go/Come Exodus 10:1-13:16/ Jeremiah 46:13-46:28
January 19, 2019/ 11 Shevat, 5779 BeShalach After He Let Go Exodus 13:17-17:16/ Judges 4:4-5:31
January 26, 2019/ 18 Shevat, 5779 Yitro Jethro Exodus 18:1-20:23/ Isaiah 6:1-7:6; 9:5-9:6
February 2, 2019/ 25 Shevat, 5779 Mishpatim Rulings Exodus 21:1-24:18/30:11-30:16 Shabat Shekalim/ 2 Kings 12:1-12:17
February 9, 2019/ 2 Adar, 5779 Terumah Contribution Exodus 25:1-27:19/ 1 Kings 5:26-6:13
February 16, 2019/ 9 Adar, 5779 Tetzaveh You Are To Order Exodus 27:20-30:10/ Maftir Deut. 25:17-25:19 Shabbat Zachor/ 1 Samuel 15:2-15:34
Feb. 28-Mar. 2, 2019/ 13-15 Adar, 5779 The Feast of Purim Celebrating HaShem’s Deliverance Megillat Ester
Feb. 23, 2019/ 18 Adar, 5779 Ki Tisa When You Take Exodus 30:11-34:35/ 1 Kings 18:1-18:39
March 2, 2019/ 24 Adar 5779 Va’yakhel
And he assembled
Exodus 35:1 – 38:20 Maftir: Exodus 30:11-16  Shabbat Shekelim/ 2 Kings 12:1-17
March 9, 2019/ 2 Adar II 5779 Pekudei Accountings Exodus 38:21-40:38/ 1 Kings 7:51-8:21

 

Va'yikrah - Leviticus
Date Parsha Name Meaning Torah Portion

March 16, 2019/2 Adar 9, 5779

Note*
Mar 20-21, 2019

Va’yikrah

*Purim

And He called Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26 7th Aliyah: Numbers 28:9-15 Shabbat HaChodesh Maftir: Exodus 12:1-20/ Ezekiel 45:16-46:18
March 23, 2019/ 2 Adar 16, 5779 Tzav Command! Leviticus 6:1 – 8:36/
Jeremiah 7:21-28; 9:22-23
March 30, 2019/
2 Adar 23, 5779
Shemini Eighth
Leviticus 9:1 – 11:47/
1 Samuel 20:18-42
April 6, 2019/
Nisan 1, 5779
Tazriah She bears seed Leviticus 12:1 – 13:59/
Ezekiel 45:16-46:18
April 13, 2019/Nisan 8, 5779 Metzorah Infected one Leviticus 14:1 – 15:33/
Malachi 3:4-3:24
April 20, 2019/
Nisan 15, 5779
Pesach 1
Passover Begins
Exodus 12:21-12:51/Numbers 28:16-28:25/Joshua 5:2-6:1
April 27, 2019/Nisan 22, 5779 Pesach VIII 8th Day of Passover Deut. 14:22-16:17/Num. 28:19-25/Isaiah 10:32-12:6
May 4, 2018/
9 Nisan, 5779
Acharei Mot After the death Leviticus 16:1 – 18:30/1 Samuel 20:18-20:42
May 11, 2019/6 Iyyar, 5779 Kedoshim Holy ones Leviticus 19:1 – 20:27/Amos 9:7-9:15
May 18, 2019/
13 Iyyar, 5779
Emor Say! Leviticus 21:1 – 24:23/Ezekiel 44:15-44:31
May 25, 2019/
20 Iyyar, 5779
Behar On the Mount Leviticus 25:1 -26:2/Jeremiah 32:6-32:27
June 1, 2019/27 Iyyar, 5779 Bechukotai In My Statutes Leviticus 26:3 – 27:34/Jeremiah 16:19-17:14

 

Bamidbar - Numbers
Date Parsha Name Meaning Torah Portion

June 8, 2019/
5 Sivan, 5779

49th Day of Omer

Bamidbar In the wilderness Numbers 1:1 – 4:20
Hosea 2:1-22

June 9/6 Sivan, 5779

Shavuot 1 Feast of Weeks Exodus 19:1-20:23 & Numbers 28:26-31/Ezekiel 1:1-28; 3:12

June 10/7 Sivan, 5779

Shavuot 2
Feast of Weeks Deuteronomy 15:19-16:17 & Numbers 28:26-31/Habakkuk 3:1-19
June 15, 2019/
12 Sivan, 5779
Nasso Lift Up Numbers  4:21-7:89
Judges 13:2-25
June 22, 2019/
19 Silvan 5779
Beha’alotecha When You Set Up Numbers 8:1-12:16
Zachariah 2:14 – 4:7
June 29, 2019/
26 Silvan, 5779
Sh’lach Lecha Send On Your Behalf Numbers 13:1-15:41
Joshua 2:1-24
July 6, 2019/
3 Tamuz, 5779
Korach Korah Numbers 16:1-18:32
Samuel I 11:14 – 12:22
July 13, 2019/
10 Tamuz, 5779
Chukat Regulations Numbers 19:1-22:1
Judges 11:1-33
July 20, 2019/
17 Tamuz, 5779
Balak (King) Balak Numbers 22:2-25:9
Micah 5:6 – 6:8
July 27, 2019/
24 Tamuz, 5779
Pinchas Phineas Numbers 25:10–30:1 [29:40]
Jeremiah 1:1 – 2:3
August 3, 2019/
2 Av, 5779
Matot-Masei Tribes-Stages Numbers 30:2 – 36:13
Jeremiah 2:4-28; Jeremiah 3:4