Bereishit

Bereishit

Jan 1, 1980

1 When God began to create heaven and earth — 2 the earth being unformed and void, with darkness over the surface of the deep and a wind from God sweeping over the water — 3 God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light.

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Pesah Day 7

Pesah Day 7

Jan 1, 1980

1 David addressed the words of this song to the Lord, after the Lord had saved him from the hands of all his enemies and from the hands of Saul.

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Vayak-hel

Vayak-hel

Jan 1, 1980

40 Hiram also made the lavers, the scrapers, and the sprinkling bowls.

So Hiram finished all the work that he had been doing for King Solomon on the House of the Lord: 

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Shabbat Rosh Hodesh

Shabbat Rosh Hodesh

Jan 1, 1980

1 Thus said the Lord:
The heaven is My throne
And the earth is My footstool:
Where could you build a house for Me,
What place could serve as My abode?

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Noah

Noah

Jan 1, 1980

1 Shout, O barren one,
You who bore no child!
Shout aloud for joy,
You who did not travail!
For the children of the wife forlorn
Shall outnumber those of the espoused
— said the Lord.

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Hanukkah (Second Shabbat)

Hanukkah (Second Shabbat)

Jan 1, 1980

40 Hiram also made the lavers, the scrapers, and the sprinkling bowls.

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Ki Tetzei

Ki Tetzei

Jan 1, 1980

1 Shout, O barren one,
You who bore no child!
Shout aloud for joy,
You who did not travail!
For the children of the wife forlorn
Shall outnumber those of the espoused

— said the Lord. —

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Miketz

Miketz

Jan 1, 1980

1 After two years’ time, Pharaoh dreamed that he was standing by the Nile, 

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Behar

Behar

Jan 1, 1980

6 Jeremiah said: The word of the Lord came to me: 7 Hanamel, the son of your uncle Shallum, will come to you and say, “Buy my land in Anathoth, for you are next in succession to redeem it by purchase.”

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Balak

Balak

Jan 1, 1980

2 Balak son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.

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Hol Hamoed Pesah

Hol Hamoed Pesah

Jan 1, 1980

16 In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month, there shall be a passover sacrifice to the Lord, 17 and on the fifteenth day of that month a festival.

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Hayyei Sarah

Hayyei Sarah

Jan 1, 1980

1 King David was now old, advanced in years; and though they covered him with bedclothes, he never felt warm.

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Tazria

Tazria

Jan 1, 1980

42 A man came from Baal-shalishah and he brought the man of God some bread of the first reaping — twenty loaves of barley bread, and some fresh grain in his sack. And [Elisha] said, “Give it to the people and let them eat.”

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Re’eh

Re’eh

Jan 1, 1980

26 See, this day I set before you blessing and curse: 27 blessing, if you obey the commandments of the Lord your God that I enjoin upon you this day; 28 and curse, if you do not obey the commandments of the Lord your God, but turn away from the path that I enjoin upon you this day and follow other gods, whom you have not experienced.

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Terumah

Terumah

Jan 1, 1980

1 The Lord spoke to Moses, saying: 2 Tell the Israelite people to bring Me gifts; you shall accept gifts for Me from every person whose heart so moves him.

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Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah

Jan 1, 1980

1 The Lord took note of Sarah as He had promised, and the Lord did for Sarah as He had spoken.

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Pesah Day 8

Pesah Day 8

Jan 1, 1980

19 You shall consecrate to the Lord your God all male firstlings that are born in your herd and in your flock: you must not work your firstling ox or shear your firstling sheep.

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Shemot

Shemot

Jan 1, 1980

1 These are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob, each coming with his household:

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Vayak-hel

Vayak-hel

Jan 1, 1980

1 Moses then convoked the whole Israelite community and said to them:

These are the things that the Lord has commanded you to do:

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Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel on Peace

Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel on Peace

Oct 5, 1972 By The Jewish Theological Seminary | Documentary | Short Video

Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel discussed peace in this clip called “Abraham Joshua Heschel Remembered,” and is from the last interview he gave before his death in 1972.

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