Parashat Kedoshim

Parashat Kedoshim

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6 Iyyar 5779 / May 11, 2019
Triennial Cycle III: Lev. 19:15-20:27
Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 696
Haftarah: Amos 9:7-15, page 705

1.(19:15-22) Miscellaneous mitzvot that express the overall theme of this Torah portion, including just judicial proceedings and love of one’s neighbor.
2.         (19:23-25) The laws of orlah, prohibiting the use of a tree’s produce until its fourth year of bearing fruit.
3.         (19:26-37) Warnings regarding other commandments, including the prohibition of eating blood, the prohibition of pagan and occult practices, the commandments to respect the aged, just treatment of the stranger, and honest weights and measures.
4.         (20:1-7) Repetition of the prohibition of idol worship and occult practices.
5.         (20:8-21) Miscellaneous prohibitions.
6.         (20:22-27) A concluding passage for the laws of holiness and purity, whose purpose is to sanctify the Jewish people and make them distinctive among the nations.

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Tikkun Olam Strategy & Planning Meeting
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Tuesday, May 21
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