shavuot haftorah

What Happens on Shavuot?

Rituals for the holiday of Shavuot, which celebrates the giving of the Torah.

What Texts Do We Read on Shavuot?

Special scriptural readings for the Festival of Weeks.

The Meaning of Ezekiel’s Vision

Understanding the prophet's experience

Why Read Ezekiel on Shavuot?

Tradition connects the prophet's vision to the revelation at Sinai.

The Lesson of Habakkuk

An interpretation of this reading explains why Israel received God's revelation.