Parashat Beha’alotcha 5791 / פָּרָשַׁת בְּהַעֲלֹתְךָ

/ 16 Sivan 5791

Parashat Beha’alotcha is the 36th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Numbers 8:1-12:16

Beha’alotekha (“When You Raise”) opens with God instructing Moses to inaugurate the Levites for service in the Mishkan (Tabernacle). It also recounts the stories of people who request a second chance to offer the Passover sacrifice, complaints of the Israelites and their punishments, and a disease that affects Miriam. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 8:1-14 · 14 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 8:15-26 · 12 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 9:1-14 · 14 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 9:15-10:10 · 19 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 10:11-34 · 24 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 10:35-11:29 · 31 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 11:30-12:16 · 22 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 12:14-16 · 3 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14-4:7 · 21 p’sukim

Triennial year 3
  1. 1: 10:35-11:9 · 11 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 11:10-18 · 9 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 11:19-22 · 4 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 11:23-29 · 7 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 11:30-35 · 6 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 12:1-13 · 13 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 12:14-16 · 3 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 12:14-16 · 3 p’sukim ·

Alternate Haftarah: II Kings 20:1-11 · 11 p’sukim

List of Dates

Parashat Beha’alotcha is read in the Diaspora on:

References

Parashat Beha’alotcha from Sefaria.org
Sefaria, Inc.
The Chumash: The Stone Edition (Artscroll Series) (paid link)
Nosson Scherman, Mesorah Publications, 1993
A Complete Triennial System for Reading the Torah
Committee on Jewish Law and Standards of the Rabbinical Assembly, 1988
Modification of the Triennial Cycle Readings for Combined Parashot in Certain Years
Rabbi Miles B. Cohen, 2020