Parashat Bereshit / פרשת בראשית

Next read in the Diaspora on 17 October 2020. Parashat Bereshit is the 1st weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Genesis 1:1 - 6:8  

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 1:1-2:3 (34 p'sukim)
  2. 2: 2:4-19 (16 p'sukim)
  3. 3: 2:20-3:21 (27 p'sukim)
  4. 4: 3:22-4:18 (21 p'sukim)
  5. 5: 4:19-22 (4 p'sukim)
  6. 6: 4:23-5:24 (28 p'sukim)
  7. 7: 5:25-6:8 (16 p'sukim)
  8. maf: 6:5-8 (4 p'sukim)
Triennial Year 1
26 Oct 2019
Triennial Year 2
17 Oct 2020
Triennial Year 3
02 Oct 2021

Haftarah for Ashkenazim: Isaiah 42:5 - 43:10
Haftarah for Sephardim: Isaiah 42:5 - 42:21

When Parashat Bereshit coincides with a special Shabbat, we read a different Haftarah:

List of Dates

Parashat Bereshit is read in the Diaspora on:

References

The Chumash: The Stone Edition (Artscroll Series)
Nosson Scherman, Mesorah Publications, 1993
A Complete Triennial System for Reading the Torah
Committee on Jewish Law and Standards of the Rabbinical Assembly