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Parashas Kedoshim (2012)


Kedoshim 1

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2 months ago
Chp. 19 verses 1 - 3: Introduction, Moshe speaks to all of the nation and tells them to be holy because the L-rd G-d is holy. The commandments to fear your mother and father and to keep the Sabbath.

Kedoshim 2

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2 months ago
Chp. 19 verses 4 - 8: Not to serve or make idols. That one should have the proper thoughts when bringing a sacrifice to Hashem. The peace offering, that is eaten for two days and one night, anything left over must be burnt on the third day. Anyone who eats from a sacrifice beyond its designated time, his soul will be cut off from his people.

Kedoshim 3

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2 months ago
Chp. 19 verses 9 - 14: Leaving produce from your field and vineyard for the poor. Not to steal, deal falsely, or lie. Not to swear falsely or profane G-d's name. Not to oppress your neighbor or withhold a workers wages. Not to curse a deaf person and not to place a stumbling block before a blind man, you should fear the L-rd your G-d.

Kedoshim 4

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1 month ago
Chp. 19 verses 15 - 18: To not pervert justice. To not be a talebearer nor to stand by while your friends life is in jeopardy. Not to hate your brother in your heart. The obligation to rebuke someone properly. Not to take vengeance nor to bear a grudge. To love your neighbor as yourself.

Kedoshim 5

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1 month ago
Chp. 19 verses 18 - 22: Continuing with "loving your neighbor as yourself." The prohibition of forbidden mixtures; animals, seeds, shatnez (wool and linen), and forbidden sexual relations with gentile maidservant. He brings a ram as a guilt offering to the Temple and his sin is forgiven.

Kedoshim 6

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4 weeks ago
Chp. 19 verses 23 - 27: Forbidden activities; not to eat the produce of your trees for the first three years and in the fourth year it is brought up to Jerusalem to be eaten. The fifth year will come with special blessings because of your actions. Not to eat from an animal that was brought as a sacrifice until the priest sprinkles the blood on the alter. Also not to eat the flesh of a non holy animal before its life has departed. Not to cut the corners of your head nor your beard.

Kedoshim 7

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3 weeks ago
Chp. 19 verses 28 -32: The command not to cut your flesh or make marks or imprints on your body because of your grief for the dead. Not to give your single daughters over for prostitution. One should guard the Shabbos and show proper respect for the Temple. Not to consult with medians. To rise for an elder, honor a sage, and fear your G-d.

Kedoshim 8

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2 weeks ago
Chp. 19 verses 33 -37 Chp. 20 verses 1 -7: The obligation to treat a convert properly. Honest weights and measures. Chp. 20, this chapter informs us of the punishments for the sins that were mentioned in previous portion of Acharei Mos. The prohibition of giving one's children to Molech, those that turn to mediums and oracles, and their punishments.

Kedoshim 9

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1 week ago
Chp. 20 verses 8 - 27: Continues with the punishments for the prohibited acts mentioned in the portion of Acharei Mos.

Parashas Kedoshim (2004 - 2007)


Kedoshim 1a

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5 years ago
Chp. 19 verses 12 - 18: Continues with the prohibitions of stealing, dealing falsely, and lying. One should not swear falsely in G-d's name. The laws of employment. Not to curse a deaf mute, or put a stumbling block in anothers path. Not to pervert justice, nor be a talebearer. Nor standing idly by while one is being harmed. Not to hate your brother in your heart, but to rebuke him. Not to take vengeance, nor bear a grudge, but to love your neighbor as yourself.

Kedoshim 2a

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5 years ago
Chp. 19 verse 19 - chp. 20 verse 24: Continues with the laws of prohibited mixtures. The prohibition of having sexual relations with a maid servant, and its laws. The laws of Orlah. The prohibitions of eating blood, divination, and cutting the corners of your head or beard. Not to cut your flesh in mourning, or s tattoo. Not to give your daughter to harlotry. Keeping Shabbos and showing reverence the sanctuary. Not to seek out ghosts or spirits, and showing respect for the elderly. Treating the convert well. Laws of weights and measures. Chp. 20, begins with the prohibition of the idol Molech, and G-d's punishment. The punishment for cursing parents Continues with the punishments for the forbidden sexual relations mentioned in previous sedra.

Kedoshim 2b

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5 years ago
Chp. 20 verses 24 - 27: Continues with Hashem promise to give the land flowing with milk and honey to the nation that He had separated for Himself as His people. On the condition that you separate yourselves between clean and unclean beast and fowls or anything that creeps on the ground. You shall be holy unto me for I am holy, and I have set you apart from all peoples so that you should be mine. Portion ends with a warning not to be connected with ghosts or spirits least you be stoned to death.


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