The fifth portion of the book of Sh’mot/Exodus is Yitro, which is the name of Moses’ father-in-law, it means “Excellence.” This is the 17th Torah Portion.
Torah Portion: Exodus 18:1-20:23
Hatorah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6; 9:5
Apostolic: Matthew 5:17-19; Acts 2:1-4; 1 John 5:3
for they loved praise from other people more than praise from God.
2 Samuel 4:11
How much more, when criminals have killed an innocent man in his own house on his own bed, shouldn’t I hold you responsible for his death and rid the earth of you?”
If we let him keep going on this way, everyone will trust in him, and the Romans will come and destroy both the Temple and the nation.”
2 Samuel 3:32
They buried Avner at Hevron; the king wept aloud at Avner’s grave, and all the people wept.
The thief comes only in order to steal, kill and destroy; I have come so that they may have life, life in its fullest measure.
2 Samuel 2:26
Then Avner called out to Yo’av, “Must the sword go on devouring forever? Don’t you know that in the end it can produce only bitterness? How long will it be, then, before you tell the people to quit pursuing their brothers?”
While I am in the world, I am the light of the world.”
2 Samuel 1:11
Then David took hold of his clothes and tore them, and likewise all the men who were with him.
She said, “No one, sir.” Yeshua said, “Neither do I condemn you. Now go, and don’t sin any more.”