Parashat Emor 5797 / פָּרָשַׁת אֱמוֹר

/ 17 Iyyar 5797

Parashat Emor is the 31st weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Leviticus 21:1-24:23

Emor (“Say”) opens with laws regulating priestly behavior, working in the Mishkan (Tabernacle), and consuming sacrifices and priestly food. It describes the biblical holidays of Passover, Shavuot, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and Sukkot, and ends with a story about a blasphemer and his punishment. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 21:1-15 · 15 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 21:16-22:16 · 25 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 22:17-33 · 17 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 23:1-22 · 22 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 23:23-32 · 10 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 23:33-44 · 12 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 24:1-23 · 23 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 24:21-23 · 3 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: Ezekiel 44:15-31 · 17 p’sukim

Triennial year 3
  1. 1: 23:23-25 · 3 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 23:26-32 · 7 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 23:33-44 · 12 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 24:1-4 · 4 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 24:5-9 · 5 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 24:10-12 · 3 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 24:13-23 · 11 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 24:21-23 · 3 p’sukim ·

Alternate Haftarah: Nachum 1:1-7, 2:1-3, 2:2b-3a · 12 p’sukim

List of Dates

Parashat Emor is read in the Diaspora on: