Shemini Atzeret

Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17

I Kings 8:54 - 8:66

In making this the reading for Shemini Atzeret, a connection is drawn between Sukkot and this “eighth day of assembly.” For congregations that celebrate Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah on the same day, this reading is omitted.

Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17: Tithing, Sabbaticals and Pilgrimage

A connection between Sukkot and this "eighth day of assembly."

More on this Torah Portion

Haftarah for Shemini Atzeret: Summary

Solomon dedicates the Temple, and the Israelites rejoice.

Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah Theology and Themes

What these holidays that follow Sukkot are about.

History of Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah

From biblical times to the present.

Shemini Atzeret / Simchat Torah 101

The two holidays at the conclusion of Sukkot.