Pinhas

Numbers 25:10-30:1

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To read full text in Hebrew and English, click here: Numbers 25:10-30:1

In this week’s Torah portion, God gives Pinhas a covenant of peace. God explains the apportionment of the Land of Israel. The daughters of Zelophehad petition to inherit their father’s portion. Moses appoints Joshua as his successor.

Click here for a summary of Pinhas
There are two different Haftarot for Parshat Pinhas. To find out which one is read this year, click here. Click here for a summary of the Haftarah for Pinhas, or here for the alternative Haftarah.

Text Studies

Social Action and Environmentalism

Zeal & Peace
Rabbi Howard Alpert, Hillel

 

Disposession of Women’s Land
Rachel Farbiarz, AJWS

 

Leading By Example
Rabbi Jordan Cohen, KOLEL

 

Heroic or Sinful?
Rabbi James Jacobson-Maisels, AJWS

 

Who’s Next?
Cantor Janice Roger, URJ

 

Land Distribution — Then & Now
Julie Appel, AJWS

 

  Sustenance From the Source
Michael Rosen, Canfei Nesharim

 

The Daughters of Zelophehad
Kevin Haworth & Abigail Weinberg, socialaction.com

 

 

From the Denominations

 

Pluralism and Outreach

 

Pinhas in America?
Rabbi Ismar Schorsch, JTS 

 

Power & Uniqueness
Rabbi Silvina Chemen, Women of Reform Judaism

 

A Count of Love
Rabbi Reuven Spolter, Orthodox Union

 

The Pinhas Problem
Rabbi Kerry Olitzky, Big Tent Judaism

 


The Limits of Leadership
Simha Rosenberg, UJA-Federation of New York

 

Passion
Rabbi Shimon Felix, Bronfman Youth Fellowships

 

A Time for Zeal
John Schecter, CLAL

 

Family and Fun

 

Parshat Pinhas for Families
Torah Topics for Today

 

Parshat Pinhas Quiz
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies

 

Parshat Pinhas Challah
Julie Seltzer

 





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To read full text in Hebrew and English, click here: Numbers 25:10-30:1

In this week’s Torah portion, God gives Pinhas a covenant of peace. God explains the apportionment of the Land of Israel. The daughters of Zelophehad petition to inherit their father’s portion. Moses appoints Joshua as his successor.

Click here for a summary of Pinhas
There are two different Haftarot for Parshat Pinhas. To find out which one is read this year, click here. Click here for a summary of the Haftarah for Pinhas, or here for the alternative Haftarah.

Text Studies

Social Action and Environmentalism

Zeal & Peace
Rabbi Howard Alpert, Hillel

 

Disposession of Women’s Land
Rachel Farbiarz, AJWS

 

Leading By Example
Rabbi Jordan Cohen, KOLEL

 

Heroic or Sinful?
Rabbi James Jacobson-Maisels, AJWS

 

Who’s Next?
Cantor Janice Roger, URJ

 

Land Distribution — Then & Now
Julie Appel, AJWS

 

  Sustenance From the Source
Michael Rosen, Canfei Nesharim

 

The Daughters of Zelophehad
Kevin Haworth & Abigail Weinberg, socialaction.com

 

 

From the Denominations

 

Pluralism and Outreach

 

Pinhas in America?
Rabbi Ismar Schorsch, JTS 

 

Power & Uniqueness
Rabbi Silvina Chemen, Women of Reform Judaism

 

A Count of Love
Rabbi Reuven Spolter, Orthodox Union

 

The Pinhas Problem
Rabbi Kerry Olitzky, Big Tent Judaism

 


The Limits of Leadership
Simha Rosenberg, UJA-Federation of New York

 

Passion
Rabbi Shimon Felix, Bronfman Youth Fellowships

 

A Time for Zeal
John Schecter, CLAL

 

Family and Fun

 

Parshat Pinhas for Families
Torah Topics for Today

 

Parshat Pinhas Quiz
Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies

 

Parshat Pinhas Challah
Julie Seltzer

 





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