Balak 5781 Reading of Haftorah and Apostolic Writings

The seventh Torah Portion of the book of B’midbar/Numbers is Balak, which means “Devestator.” This is the 40th Torah Portion.

Torah Portion: Numbers 22:2 – 25:9
Haftorah Portions: Micah 5:6- 6:8
Apostolic Writings: 2 Peter 2:1-22

Chukkat 5781 Reading of Haftorah and Apostolic Writings

The sixth portion of the book of B’Midbar/Numbers is Chukat, which means “Regulation.” This is the 39th Torah Portion.

Torah Portion: Numbers 19:1 – 22:1
Haftorah Portions: Judges 11:1-33
Apostolic Writings: John 3:1-21

Korach 5781 Reading of Haftarah and Apostolic Writings

The fifth Torah Portion of the book of Bamidbar/Numbers is Korach, which means “Bald” but is actually the name of Moshe, Aharon and Miriam’s cousin. This is the 38th Torah Portion.

Torah Portion: Numbers 16:1 – 18:32
Haftorah Portions: 1 Samuel 11:14 – 12:22
Apostolic Writings: Acts 5:1-11, Jude 1-25

Sh’lach L’cha 5781 Reading of Haftarah and Apostolic Writings

The fourth Torah Portion of the book of B’midbar/Numbers is Sh’lach L’cha, which means “Send on Your Behalf.” This is the 37th Torah Portion.

Torah Portion: Numbers 13:1 – 15:41
Haftorah Portions: Joshua 2:1-24
Apostolic Writings: Hebrews 3:1-19

This Torah portion features Joshua and Caleb standing up against the 10 spies who slander the Promised Land.

In the Haftarah a humble woman defies her king and betrays her country when she conceals the two spies from Israel because she fears the One True King.

In the Apostolic portion, the Hebrews are warned against disobedience and lack of trust, which lead to their ancestors’ 40 year sojourn in the Wilderness.

Beha’alotkha 5781 Reading of Haftorah and Apostolic Writings

The third Torah Portion of the book of B’midbar/Numbers is Beha’alotkha, which means “When you set up.” This is the 36th Torah Portion.

Torah Portion: Numbers 8:1- 12:16
Haftorah Portion: Zechariah 2:14-4:7
Apostolic Writings: 1 Tim 5:17-19, 1 Peter 5:1-5

Naso 5781 Reading of Haftarah and Apostolic Writings

The second Torah Portion of the book of B’midbat/Numbers is Naso, which mean “Take.” This is the 35th Torah Portion.

Torah Portion: Numbers 4:21 – 7:89
Haftorah Portions: Judges 13:2-25
Apostolic Writings: Acts 21:17-32

Bamidbar 5781 Reading of Haftarah and Apostolic Writings

The first portion of the book of Bamidbar/Numbers is Bamidbar, which means “In the Wilderness,” This is the 34th Torah Portion.

Torah: Numbers 1:1-4:20
Haftarah: Hosea 2:1-22
Apostolic: 1 Corinthians 12:1-27; Revelation 7:4-9

Behar-Bechukotai 5781 Reading of Haftarah and Apostolic Writings

The ninth and tenth portions of the book of Vayikra/Leviticus are Behar and Bechukotai, which means “On the Mountain” and “By My Regulations.” These are the 32nd and 33rd Torah Portions.

Torah: Leviticus 25:1-27:34
Haftarah: Jeremiah 16:19-17:14
Apostolic: John 15:1-17

Emor 5781 Reading of Haftarah and Apostolic Writings

The sixth and seventh portions of the book of Vayikra/Leviticus is Emor, which means “Speak” This is the 31st Torah Portion.

Torah: Leviticus 21:1-24:23
Haftarah: Ezekiel 44:15-31
Apostolic: 1 Corinthians 5:7-8; Luke 2:40-42

Acharei Mot-Kedoshim 5781 Reading of Haftarah and Apostolic Writings

The sixth and seventh portions of the book of Vayikra/Leviticus are Acharei Mot snd Kedoshim, which mean “After the Death” and “Holy People.” These are the 29th and 30th Torah Portions.

Torah: Leviticus Leviticus 16:1-20:27
Haftarah: Amos 9:7-15
Apostolic: 1 Corinthians 6:9-20; Galatians 5:13-21