Parashat Vayetzei 5788 / פָּרָשַׁת וַיֵּצֵא

/ 11 Kislev 5788

Parashat Vayetzei is the 7th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Genesis 28:10-32:3

Vayetzei (“He Went Out”) opens as Jacob dreams about angels going up and down a ladder, and then continues on his journey toward the home of his uncle Laban. During years of indentured servitude, Jacob marries Laban’s daughters Leah and Rachel, bearing children with them and with their maidservants, Bilhah and Zilpah. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 28:10-22 · 13 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 29:1-17 · 17 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 29:18-30:13 · 31 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 30:14-27 · 14 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 30:28-31:16 · 32 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 31:17-42 · 26 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 31:43-32:3 · 15 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 32:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·
Triennial year 3
  1. 1: 31:17-21 · 5 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 31:22-24 · 3 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 31:25-35 · 11 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: 31:36-42 · 7 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: 31:43-45 · 3 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: 31:46-50 · 5 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: 31:51-32:3 · 7 p’sukim ·
  8. maf: 32:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·

Haftarah for Ashkenazim: Hosea 12:13-14:10 · 28 p’sukim

Haftarah for Sephardim: Hosea 11:7-12:12 · 17 p’sukim

Weekday for Shabbat afternoon, Monday & Thursday
  1. 1: 28:10-12 · 3 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: 28:13-17 · 5 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: 28:18-22 · 5 p’sukim ·

List of Dates

Parashat Vayetzei is read in the Diaspora on:

References

The Chumash: The Stone Edition (Artscroll Series) (paid link)
Nosson Scherman, Mesorah Publications, 1993
A Complete Triennial System for Reading the Torah
Committee on Jewish Law and Standards of the Rabbinical Assembly
Parashat Vayetzei from Sefaria.org
Sefaria, Inc.