Shabbat HaGadol 2019 / שַׁבָּת הַגָּדוֹל 5779

Shabbat HaGadol (Shabbat before Pesach) for Hebrew Year 5779 began on and ended on .

Shabbat HaGadol ("Great Shabbat" שבת הגדול) is the Shabbat immediately before Passover. There is a special Haftarah reading on this Shabbat of the book of Malachi. Traditionally a lengthy and expansive sermon is given to the general community in the afternoon.

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Dates for Shabbat HaGadol

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Shabbat HaGadol 2016 8 Nisan 5776
Shabbat HaGadol 2017 12 Nisan 5777
Shabbat HaGadol 2018 8 Nisan 5778
Shabbat HaGadol 2019 8 Nisan 5779
Shabbat HaGadol 2020 10 Nisan 5780
Shabbat HaGadol 2021 14 Nisan 5781
Shabbat HaGadol 2022 8 Nisan 5782
Shabbat HaGadol 2023 10 Nisan 5783
Shabbat HaGadol 2024 12 Nisan 5784
Shabbat HaGadol 2025 14 Nisan 5785

Tanakh

Shabbat HaGadol / שַׁבָּת הַגָּדוֹל

Torah Portion: Leviticus 14:1-15:33

Haftarah: Malachi 3:4 - 3:24

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures
Jewish Publication Society
"Special Shabbat#Shabbat HaGadol" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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