Clothes make the person the emphasis on the priestly clothes teaches us the importance of bringing honor and splendor to god and the commandments. Order now uk order now row, except uscanada out in the uscanada on 1st september 2020. Kids, read it online to get a picture of all the exciting goingons in this weeks parshah. In parashat ttzaveh, we read a detailed description of the special clothing that aaron and his. Rabbinic commentary on the breast plate of the high priest. These books make up the story of the jewish people.
In fact, olives and olive oil are mentioned well over 200 times in the tanach including this weeks torah portion, tetzaveh from the book of exodus. In our last episode hashem gave the bnei yisroel fiery plans for a traveling worship station, the mishkan, which will be packed up every time the bnei yisroel move on to a different camping ground, until they settle in eretz yisroel and build a permanent dwelling, the bait hamikdosh, for hashems shechina divine presence but were not finished yet. In this weeks dvar torah, the chief rabbi explains, legacy has nothing to do with your name and everything to do with your impact. When the tabernacle of hashem could become the temple that he. You can see general items newest, most popular and related shiurim for your topic,collections to view the various topics found within your topic, featured the shiurim handselected by our editors that we. Israel, the light to the nations general overview tetzaveh is another short parasha. Parashat tetzaveh world union for progressive judaism. Tetzaveh parashat love of torah messianic bible study. Rabbi baruch halevi epstein 18601941, in his trailblazing torah commentary, torah temimah, explained these talmudic portions by noting that a reciprocal relationship obtained between gd and the jewish people pertaining to the accuracy of the information revealed by the urim and thumim. Included are stories of individuals, families, wars, slavery and more. Parashat hashavua tetzaveh 2019 5779 the priestly garb dressing like a gentile 15. According to jewish tradition, only the first few drops of shemen oil pressed from an olive zayit were to be used for the menorah, since these were considered the first fruits of the olives and also the brightest of oils. These ancient stories touch upon science, history, philosophy, ritual and ethics. Tetzaveh roundup a quick familyoriented summary of the events in this weeks parshah.
It will be a statute forever throughout their generations, on behalf. There is something very strange about the festival of succot, of which our parsha is the primary source on the one hand, it. Parashat tetzaveh 5771 changes in lifes mission and purpose harav yitzchak ginsburgh duration. Parashat tetzaveh the jewish childrens learning network. First reading you, moses, must command the israelites to bring you clear illuminating oil, made from hand crushed olives, to keep the lamp constantly burning. The most important name is missing from the book of names. In the previous three chaptershashem showed the prophet the detailed blueprints of. Parashat tetzaveh also you are to command bneiyisrael, that they are to bring to you pure olive oil beaten for the light, to cause a lamp to burn continually. You can see general items newest, most popular and related shiurim for your topic,collections to view the various topics found within your topic, featured the shiurim handselected by our editors that we think you will enjoy,and all the available series and categories within this topics shiurim. The torahs weekly portions exodusshmot tetzaveh 101 reb yosef posted march, 2001. Aaron, the high priest, is to light the menorah daily with pure olive oil. Reader 1 saturday evening portion yisrael commanded to bring olive oil for the menorah and aharon and his sons are to be priests. The children of israel are commanded to bring pure olive oil for the ner tamid a constantly burning light, above the sanctuary.
Tetzaveh and these are the garments that they shall make. Tetzaveh, tetsaveh, ttzaveh, or ttzavveh hebrew for you command, the second word and first distinctive word in the parashah is the 20th weekly torah portion, parashah in the annual jewish cycle of torah reading and the eighth in the book of exodus. This week at the jewish journal, parashat tetzaveh is under discussion. Rabbi kerrith rosenbaum to everything there is a season. Tetzaveh is the first parsha since the beginning of the book of exodus in which moses name is missing. Lag bomer is the thirty third day of the omer, that period of seven full weeks from the second night of passover to shavuot, literally the festival of weeks, the bikurim festival, when the first fruits were brought to the temple in jerusalem and the festival on which jews commemorate the giving of the torah on mt. The five books of moses are divided into 54 portions parshiyot, linked to a specific week in a leap year. Torah usually refers to the pentateuch, the first five books of the hebrew bible genesis, exodus, leviticus, numbers, and deuteronomy. Is there any kind of inherent spiritual meaning in these details. Anyone who sees young children in dressup clothes knows that a magical transformation has taken place. Parshat tetzaveh discusses in detail the ephod, breastplate choshen mishpat with the urim vtumim a parchment containing gods name, the meil robe and tzitz crown, tunics, turbans, sashes, pants, and more.
This weeks portion is called tetzaveh, which means you should command. In the tent of meeting, outside the curtain which is before the testimony, aaron and his sons will set it in order, to burn from evening to morning before adonai. Parashat tetzaveh teaches us about the garments of the high priest who was to serve in the mishkan, the. We learn about the ephod, the robes, the breastplate of decision, the urim and thummim, and many more sacral items.
Radical uncertainty emor 5780 download the accompanying family edition here. Veatah tetsaveh etbeney yisrael veyikchu eleycha shemen zayit zach katit lamaor lehaalot ner tamid. Kazen, pioneer of torah, judaism and jewish information on the web. Clothes that make or fake the man the difficulty facing the bible reader when coming to this portion is the absence of the name of moses. Tetzaveh, tetsaveh, ttzaveh, or ttzavveh is the 20th weekly torah portion, parashah in the annual jewish cycle of torah reading and the eighth in the book of exodus. Olives are deeply embedded in jewish history, text and ritual. Tetzaveh 5774 the counterpoint of leadership rabbi sacks. Torah commentary o tetzaveh 2 the opening words of our parasha begin with a command concerning the oil for the menorah. According to jewish tradition, only the first few drops of shemen oil pressed from an olive zayit were to be used for the menorah, since these were considered the.
Aaron shall set up this light to burn continuously in the sanctuary. In last weeks blog, parashat terumah donation, i wrote, after so many years reading and studying gods word, i am still amazed by its continuity. Parashat tetzaveh, shmot, exodus, the torah portion of the. There is something very strange about the festival of succot, of which our parsha is the primary source on the one hand, it is the festival supremely associated with joy it is the only festival in our parsha that mentions rejoicing. Parashat hashavua tetzaveh 2019 5779 the priestly garb dressing like a gentile. The new book by rabbi lord jonathan sacks out on 12th march 2020. In parashat ttzaveh, we read a detailed description of the special clothing that aaron and his sons, the recently appointed israelite priests, are to wear when attending to their duties. The ultimate destination spot in parashat tetzaveh, aaron is given. Parashat hashavua tetzaveh 2009 5769 no matter what it costs. In parashat ttzaveh, we read a detailed description of the special clothing that aaron and his sons, the recently.
Parsha tetzaveh dvar torah the priestly garb dressing. Essentially, seder 23 in the book of exodus is comprised of chapter 30 in its entirety. Enough regard one for another lag bomer and the plague. Yisroel ciner kol hakollel dvar torah lifeline edutainment weekly the living law rabbi wein table talk thinking outside the box parsha insights. Aaron and his sons shall arrange for the lamps to burn from evening until morning in. Remember what amalek did to you on the way when you left egypt. Commentary on parashat tetzaveh you shall command kehila. The opening line talks about preparations for the ner. Most of parashat tetzaveh is taken up with describing in.
Preorder here sacks has produced a work of extraordinary depth, beauty, urgency, and erudition. Parsha summary haftorah summary haftorah commentary legacy drasha r. God describes to moses the clothing and anointing process of the priests. Parashat tetzaveh foreshadows the connection the children of israel will have with god after the death of moses. Just as oil floats to the top even after it has been. In parshat tetzave we continue to receive instructions about the tabernacle in the. Every year im amazed by the richness of the sartorial detail. Applying this concept of cyberspace communication can that perhaps provide the answer to the supposition we posed in our commentary on this weeks parashat tetzaveh, regarding the nations coming to bow before hashem from new moon to new moon and shabbat to shabbat. For many, these topics remain closed books that at one and the same time appear to be distant from their lives and beyond understanding. Parashat text with readers and daily portions reader 1 starts on saturday evening tetzaveh you shall command ex 27. March 6, 2020by matthew berkowitz commentary tetzavveh. Shai helds weekly reflections on the torah are, with amazing consistency, insightful, illuminating, fresh, ethically powerful and inspiring, humane, and psychologically rich.
Many books and articles have been written attempting to explain the. From the beginning to the end, we see that he is indeed the same yesterday, today, and forever hebrews. In contrast, abarbanel continued and we add some commentary of our own, the passages at the. Thehaftorah begins in the midst of an elaborate prophetic vision that theprophet yechezkel was privileged to view. Apr 02, 2020 this weeks torah portion parashat tetzaveh exodus 27.
This week, in parashat tetzaveh, moshe rabbeinu is the central figure of the building and the furnishing of the mishkan. Parashat ha shavua commentaries american jewish university. In this excerpt from parashat tetzaveh, we will look at elements from the vestments of sanctity and vestments of glory sections. Parashat tetzaveh teaches us about the garments of the high priest who was to serve in the mishkan, the sanctuary. This weeks torah portion parashat tetzaveh exodus 27. Parashat tetzaveh floods us with instructions for making sacral vestments for aaron and his sons. Parashat tetzaveh, sefer shmot, torah portion of the week today is. Commentary on parashat tetzaveh the daily roundtable.
And you shall rejoice before the lord your god seven days lev 23. Family edition is a new and exciting initiative from the read more brothers. The garments of the high priest by rabbi jill hammer. Applying this concept of cyberspace communication can that perhaps provide the answer to the supposition we posed in our commentary on this weeks parashat tetzaveh, regarding the nations. Its contents include the selection of aaron and his sons to be the high priest and regular priests respectively, the. In nonleap years, with fewer weeks, some shorter torah portion readings are combined into one week. Parashat ha shavua commentaries parashat category keyword seach. Tetzaveh, tetsaveh, ttzaveh, or ttzavveh hebrew for you command, the second word and first distinctive word in the parashah is the 20th weekly torah portion, parashah in the annual. Feb 21, 2018 parashat tetzaveh 5771 changes in lifes mission and purpose harav yitzchak ginsburgh duration. The opinions expressed here are that of the writer and do not necessarily represent the views of the union for traditional judaism, unless otherwise indicated. Yisroel ciner kol hakollel dvar torah lifeline edutainment weekly the living law.678 693 1597 882 466 1457 479 793 49 810 338 262 1404 1469 1574 1423 859 1358 230 381 321 352 600 576 701 589 859 1110 336 1249 292 625 691 645