Parashat Mishpatim 5788 / פָּרָשַׁת מִּשְׁפָּטִים

/ 29 Sh'vat 5788

Parashat Mishpatim is the 18th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Exodus 21:1-24:18

Mishpatim (“Laws”) recounts a series of God’s laws that Moses gives to the Israelites. These include laws about treatment of slaves, damages, loans, returning lost property, the Sabbath, the sabbatical year, holidays, and destroying idolatry. The portion ends as Moses ascends Mount Sinai for 40 days. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 21:1-19 · 19 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 21:20-22:3 · 21 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 22:4-26 · 23 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 22:27-23:5 · 9 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 23:6-19 · 14 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 23:20-25 · 6 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 23:26-24:18 · 26 p’sukim ·
  8. maf*: 30:11-16 · 6 p’sukim ·
    *Shabbat Shekalim
Triennial

See Diaspora reading

Haftarah*: II Kings 12:1-17 · 17 p’sukim
*Shabbat Shekalim

Weekday for Shabbat afternoon, Monday & Thursday
  1. 1: 21:1-6 · 6 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 21:7-11 · 5 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 21:12-19 · 8 p’sukim ·

List of Dates

Parashat Mishpatim is read in Israel on:

References

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