Parashat Korach / פָּרָשַׁת קוֹרַח

Parashat Korach is the 38th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Next read in Israel on / 28 Sivan 5783.

Torah Portion: Numbers 16:1-18:32

Parashat Korach recounts the rebellion of Korach (a cousin of Moses and Aaron), Dathan, Abiram, and 250 of their followers. Some rebels are swallowed by the ground, while others are consumed by a fire from God and others die in a plague. The portion ends by describing gifts given to priests and Levites. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 16:1-13 · 13 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 16:14-19 · 6 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 16:20-17:8 · 24 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 17:9-15 · 7 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 17:16-24 · 9 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 17:25-18:20 · 24 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 18:21-32 · 12 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 18:30-32 · 3 p’sukim ·

N.B. special maftir in years 5784, 5788, 5791, 5794, 5797

Haftarah: I Samuel 11:14-12:22 · 24 p’sukim

N.B. special Haftarah in years 5784, 5788, 5791, 5794, 5797

Triennial

See Diaspora reading

Weekday for Shabbat afternoon, Monday & Thursday
  1. 1: 16:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 16:4-7 · 4 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 16:8-13 · 6 p’sukim ·

List of Dates

Parashat Korach is read in Israel on:

References

Parashat Korach from Sefaria.org
Sefaria, Inc.
The Chumash: The Stone Edition (Artscroll Series) (paid link)
Nosson Scherman, Mesorah Publications, 1993