Parshah

Some articles on parshah:

Matot - Haftarah
... The haftarah for parshah Matot is Jeremiah 11–23 ... When parshah Matot is combined with parshah Masei (as it is in 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, and 2017), the haftarah is the haftarah for parshah Masei for Ashkenazi ...
Shlach - The Weekly Maqam
... Maqam, Sephardi Jews each week base the songs of the services on the content of that week's parshah ... For parshah Shlach, Sephardi Jews apply Maqam Hijaz, the maqam that expresses mourning and sadness ... This maqam is appropriate in this parshah because it is the parshah that contains the episode of the spies and the punishment on Israel ...
Metzora (parsha) - Haftarah - Connection To The Parshah
... Both the parshah and the haftarah deal with people stricken with skin disease ... Both the parshah and the haftarah employ the term for the person affected by skin disease (metzora, מְּצֹרָע) ... Leviticus 2 ... Kings 73, 8.) Just before parshah Metzora, in the sister parshah Tazria, Leviticus 1346 provides that the person with skin disease “shall dwell alone without the camp shall his dwelling be ...
Shoftim (parsha)
... Hebrew for "judges," the first word in the parshah) is the 48th weekly Torah portion (parshah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the fifth in the book of Deuteronomy ... The parshah provides a constitution — a basic societal structure — for the Israelites ... The parshah sets out rules for magistrates, kings, Levites, prophets, cities of refuge, witnesses, war, and an unaccounted corpse ...
Acharei
... or fifth and sixth words, and the first distinctive word or words, in the parshah) is the 29th weekly Torah portion (parshah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the sixth in the book of Leviticus ... In leap years (for example, 2014, and 2016), parshah Acharei is read separately on the 29th Sabbath after Simchat Torah ... In common years (for example, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2017, and 2018), parshah Acharei is combined with the next parshah, Kedoshim, to help achieve the needed number of weekly readings ...