Parashat Vayechi 5779 / פרשת וַיְחִי

Read on / 14 Tevet 5779.

Parashat Vayechi is the 12th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Genesis 47:28-50:26

Parashat Vayechi tells of Jacob's request for burial in Canaan, Jacob's blessing of Joseph's sons Ephraim and Manasseh, Jacob's blessing of his sons, Jacob's death and burial, and Joseph's death. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 47:28-48:9 · 13 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 48:10-16 · 7 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 48:17-22 · 6 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 49:1-18 · 18 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 49:19-26 · 8 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 49:27-50:20 · 27 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 50:21-26 · 6 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 50:23-26 · 4 p’sukim ·
Triennial

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Haftarah: I Kings 2:1 - 2:12 · 12 p’sukim

Weekday for Shabbat afternoon, Monday & Thursday
  1. 1: 47:28-31 · 4 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 48:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 48:4-9 · 6 p’sukim ·

List of Dates

Parashat Vayechi is read in Israel on:

References

The Chumash: The Stone Edition (Artscroll Series) (paid link)
Nosson Scherman, Mesorah Publications, 1993
"Vaychi from Wikipedia" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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