Torah Cycle

2018-2019 (5779) Torah Reading Schedule

Torah and Haftarah Portion with Recommended Reading
from the B’rit Chadashah/New Covenant (from Messianic Jewish Bible Institute, Complete Jewish Bible)

A: Ashkenazic   S: Sephardic
[] denote differences between traditional Jewish and Christian verse order

GENESIS

06 Oct 2018
27 Tishrei 5779

Bereisheet “In the beginning”
Genesis 1:1-6:8
Isaiah 42:5-43:10 (A); 42:5-21 (S)

John 1:1-5

Matthew 1:1-17; 19:3-9; Luke 3:23-38; 10:1-12; John 1:1-18; 1 Corinthians 6:15-20; 15:35-58; Romans 5:12-21; Ephesians 5:21-32; Colossians 1:14-17; 1 Timothy 2:11-15; Hebrews 1:1-3; 3:7-4:11; 11:1-7; 2 Peter 3:3-14; Revelation 21:1-5; 22:1-5

13 Oct 2018
04 Cheshvan 5779

Noach “Noah”
Genesis 6:9-11:32
Isaiah 54:1-55:5 (A); 54:1-10 (S)

1 Peter 3:18-22

Matthew 24:36-44; Luke 17:26-37; Acts 2:1-16; 1 Peter 3:18-22; 2 Peter 2:5

20 Oct 2018
11 Cheshvan 5779

Lekh-Lekha “Get yourself out”
Genesis 12:1-17:27
Isaiah 40:27-41:16

Romans 4:1-25

Acts 7:1-8; Romans 3:19-5:6; Galatians 3:15-18; 5:1-6; Colossians 2:11-15; Hebrews 7:1-19; 11:8-12

27 Oct 2018
18 Cheshvan 5779

V’yeira “He appeared”
Genesis 18:1-22:24
2 Kings 4:1-37 (A); 4:1-23 (S)

2 Peter 2:4-11

Luke 17:26-37; Romans 9:6-9; Galatians 4:21-31; Hebrews 6:13-20; 11:13-19; James 2:14-24; 2 Peter 2:4-10

03 Nov 2018
25 Cheshvan 5779

Chayei Sarah “Sarah’s life”
Genesis 23:1-25:18
1 Kings 1:1-31

1 Corinthians 15:50-57

Matthew 8:19-22; 27:3-10; Luke 9:57-62

10 Nov 2018
02 Kislev 5779

Toldot “History”
Genesis 25:19-28:9
Malachi 1:1-2:7

Romans 9:6-13

Romans 9:6-16; Hebrews 11:20; 12:14-17

17 Nov 2018
09 Kislev 5779

V’yeitzei “He went out”
Genesis 28:10-32:2
Hosea 12:12-14:10 (A); 11:7-12:12 (S)

John 1:43-51

24 Nov 2018
16 Kislev 5779

V’yishlach “He sent”
Genesis 32:3-36:43
Hosea 11:7-12:12 (A); Obadiah 1:1-21 (S)

Matthew 26:36-46

1 Corinthians 5:1-13; Revelation 7:1-12

01 Dec 2018
23 Kislev 5779

V’yeishev “He continued living”
Genesis 37:1-40:23
Amos 2:6-3:8

Acts 7:9-16 (esp vs. 9-10)

08 Dec 2018
30 Kislev 5779

Mikkeitz “At the end”
Genesis 41:1-44:17
1 Kings 3:15-4:1

1 Corinthians 2:1-5

Acts 7:9-16 (esp vs. 11-12)

15 Dec 2018
07 Tevet 5779

V’yigash “He approached”
Genesis 44:18-47:27
Ezekiel 37:15-28

Luke 6:9-16

Acts 7:9-16 (esp vs. 13-15)

22 Dec 2018
14 Tevet 5779

V’yechi “He lived”
Genesis 47:28-50:26
1 Kings 2:1-12

1 Peter 1:3-9

Acts 7:9-16 (esp vs. 15-16); Hebrews 11:21-22; 1 Peter 1:3-9; 2:11-17

EXODUS

29 Dec 2018
21 Tevet 5779

Shemot “Names”
Exodus 1:1-6:1
Isaiah 27:6-28:13; 29:22-23 (A); Jeremiah 1:2:3 (S)

Acts 7:17-29

Matthew 22:23-33, 41-46; Mark 12:18-27, 35-37; Luke 20:27-44; Acts 3:12-15; 5:27-32; 7:17-36; 22:12-16; 24:14-16; Hebrews 11:23-26

05 Jan 2019
28 Tevet 5779

V’eira “I appeared”
Exodus 6:2-9:35
Ezekiel 28:25-29:21

Romans 9:14-24

Romans 9:14-17; 2 Corinthians 6:14-7:1

12 Jan 2019
06 Shevat 5779

Bo “Go”
Exodus 10:1-13:16
Jeremiah 46:13-28

1 Corinthians 11:20-34

Luke 2:22-24; John 19:31-37; Acts 13:16-17; Revelation 8:6-9:12; 16:1-21

19 Jan 2019
13 Shevat 5779

B’shalach “After he had let go”
Exodus 13:17-17:16
Judges 4:4-5:31 (A); 5:1-31 (S)

John 6:22-40

Luke 2:22-24; John 6:25-35; 19:31-37; 1 Corinthians 10:1-13; 2 Corinthians 8:1-15; Revelation 15:1-4

26 Jan 2019
20 Shevat 5779

Yitro “Jethro”
Exodus 18:1-20:23[26]
Isaiah 6:1-7:6; 9:5-6[6-7] (A); 6:1-13 (S)

Matthew 5:17-32; Hebrews 12:18-24

Matthew 5:21-30; 15:1-11; 19:16-30; Mark 7:5-15; 10:17-31; Luke 18:18-30; Acts 6:1-7; Romans 2:17-29; 7:7-12; 13:8-10; Ephesians 6:1-3; 1 Timothy 3:1-14; 2 Timothy 2:2; Titus 1:5-9; Hebrews 12:18-29; James 2:8-13; 1 Peter 2:9-10

02 Feb 2019
27 Shevat 5779

Mishpatim “Rulings”
Exodus 21:1-24:18
Jeremiah 34:8-22; 33:25-26

Matthew 5:38-42

Matthew 5:38-42; 15:1-20; Mark 7:1-23; Acts 23:1-11; Hebrews 9:15-22; 10:28-39

09 Feb 2019
04 Adar I 5779

Terumah “Contribution”
Exodus 25:1-27:19
1 Kings 5:26-6:13

Matthew 5:33-37; Hebrews 9:1-10

Hebrews 8:1-6; 9:23-24; 10:1

16 Feb 2019
11 Adar I 5779

Tetzaveh “You shall command”
Exodus 27:20-30:10
Ezekiel 43:10-27

Hebrews 13:10-17

Philippians 4:10-20

23 Feb 2019
18 Adar I 5779

Ki Tisa “When you take”
Exodus 30:11-34:35
1 Kings 18:1-39 (A); 18:20-39 (S)

1 Corinthians 8:4-13

Luke 11:14-20; Acts 7:35-8:1; 1 Corinthians 10:1-13; 2 Corinthians 3:1-18

02 Mar 2019
26 Adar I 5779

V’yak’heil “He assembled”
Exodus 35:1-38:20
1 Kings 7:40-50 (A); 7:13-26 (S)

2 Corinthians 9:6-11

2 Corinthians 9:1-15; Hebrews 9:1-14; Revelation 11:1-13

09 Mar 2019
02 Adar II 5779

Pequdei “Accounts”
Exodus 38:21-40:38
1 Kings 7:51-8:21 (A); 7:40-50 (S)

Acts 15:14-18

Revelation 15:5-8

LEVITICUS

16 March 2019
09 Adar II 5779

Vayikra “He called”
Leviticus 1:1-5:26[6:7]
Isaiah 43:21-44:23

Hebrews 10:1-18

Romans 8:1-13; Hebrews 10:1-14; 13:10-16

23 March 2019
16 Adar II 5779

Tzav “Give an order”
Leviticus 6:1[8]-8:36
Jeremiah 7:21-8:3; 9:22-23

Hebrews 8:1-6

Mark 12:28-34; Romans 12:1-2; 1 Corinthians 10:14-23

30 Mar 2019
23 Adar II 5779

Shemini “Eighth”
Leviticus 9:1-11:47
2 Samuel 6:1-7:17 (A); 6:1-19 (S)

Acts 10:9-22, 34-35

Mark 7:1-23; Acts 5:1-11; 10:1-35; 2 Corinthians 6:14-7:1; Galatians 2:11-16; 1 Peter 1:14-16

06 Apr 2019
01 Nisan 5779

Tazria “She conceives”
Leviticus 12:1-13:59
2 Kings 4:42-5:19

Matthew 8:1-4

Matthew 8:1-4; 11:2-6; Mark 1:40-45; Luke 2:22-24; 5:12-16; 7:18-23

13 Apr 2019
08 Nisan 5779

Metzora “Leper”
Leviticus 14:1-15:33
2 Kings 7:3-20

Romans 6:8-23

Matthew 9:20-26; Mark 5:24b-34; Luke 8:42b-48; Hebrews 13:4

04 May 2019
29 Nisan 5779

Acharei Mot “After the death”
Leviticus 16:1-18:30
Ezekiel 22:1-19 (A); 22:1-16 (S)

Hebrews 9:11-28

Romans 3:19-28; 9:30-10:13; 1 Corinthians 5:1-13 with 2 Corinthians 2:1-22; Galatians 3:10-14; Hebrews 7:23-10:25

11 May 2019
06 Iyyar 5779

Kedoshim “Holy Ones”
Leviticus 19:1-20:27
Amos 9:7-15 (A); Ezekiel 20:2-20 (S)

1 Peter 1:13-16

Matthew 5:33-37; 5:43-48; 15:1-11; 19:16-30; 22:33-40; Mark 7:1-23; 12:28-34; Luke 10:25-39; Romans 13:8-10; Galatians 5:13-26; James 2:1-9; 1 Peter 1:13-21

18 May 2019
13 Iyyar 5779

Emor “Speak”
Leviticus 21:1-24:23
Ezekiel 44:15-31

1 Peter 2:4-10

Matthew 5:38-42; Galatians 3:26-29

25 May 2019
20 Iyyar 5779

B’har “On Mount”
Leviticus 25:1-26:2
Jeremiah 32:6-27

Luke 4:16-21

Luke 4:16-21; 1 Corinthians 7:21-24; Galatians 6:7-10

01 Jun 2019
27 Iyyar 5779

B’chuqotai “By My regulations”
Leviticus 26:3-27:34
Jeremiah 16:19-17:24

2 Corinthians 6:4-18

John 14:15-21; 15:10-12; 1 John

NUMBERS

08 Jun 2019
05 Sivan 5779

Bamidbar “In the wilderness”
Numbers 1:1-4:20
Hosea 2:1-22

1 Corinthians 12:12-20

Luke 2:1-7; 1 Corinthians 12:12-31

15 Jun 2019
12 Sivan 5779

Naso “Take”
Numbers 4:21-7:89
Judges 13:2-25

Acts 21:17-26

John 7:53-8:11; Acts 21:17-32

22 Jun 2019
19 Sivan 5779

Beha’alot’kha “When you set up”
Numbers 8:1-12:16
Zechariah 2:14-4:7

1 Corinthians 10:6-13

John 19:31-37; Hebrews 3:1-6

29 Jun 2019
26 Sivan 5779

Shelakh-Lekha “Send on your behalf”
Numbers 13:1-15:41
Joshua 2:1-24

Hebrews 3:7-19

06 Jul 2019
03 Tammuz 5779

Korach “Korah”
Numbers 16:1-18:32
1 Samuel 11:14-12:22

Romans 13:1-7

2 Timothy 2:8-21; Jude 1-25

13 Jul 2019
10 Tammuz 5779

Chukat “Regulation”
Numbers 19:1-22:1
Judges 11:1-33

John 3:10-21

John 3:9-21; 4:3-30; 12:27-50

20 Jul 2019
17 Tammuz 5779

Balak “Balak”
Numbers 22:2-25:9
Micah 5:6-6:8

1 Corinthians 1:20-31

2 Peter 2:1-22; Jude 11; Revelation 2:14-15

27 Jul 2019
24 Tammuz 5779

Pinchas “Phinehas”
Numbers 25:10-30:1[29:40]
1 Kings 18:46-19:21

John 2:13-22

Matthew 26:1-30; Mark 14:1-26; Luke 22:1-20; John 2:13-22; 7:1-13, 37-39; 11:55-12:1; 13:1; 18:28, 39; 19:14; Acts 2:1-21; 12:3-4; 20:5-6, 16; 27:9-11; 1 Corinthians 5:6-8; 16:8; Hebrews 11:28

03 Aug 2019
02 Av 5779

Mattot “Tribes”
Numbers 30:2[1]-32:42
Jeremiah 1:1-2:3

Philippians 3:12-16

Matthew 5:33-37

Mas’ei “Stages”
Numbers 33:1-36:13
Jeremiah 2:4-28; 3:4 (A); 2:4-28; 4:1-2 (S)

James 4:1-12

DEUTERONOMY

10 Aug 2019
09 Av 5779

Devarim “Words”
Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22
Isaiah 1:1-27

1 Timothy 3:1-7

John 15:1-11; Hebrews 3:7-4:11

17 Aug 2019
16 Av 5779

V’et’chanan “And I besought”
Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11
Isaiah 40:1-26

Mark 12:28-34

Matthew 4:1-11; 22:33-40; Mark 12:28-34; Luke 4:1-13; 10:25-37; Acts 13:13-43; Romans 3:27-31; 1 Timothy 2:4-6; James 2:14-26

24 Aug 2019
23 Av 5779

Ekev “Because”
Deuteronomy 7:12-11:25
Isaiah 49:14-51:3

Romans 8:31-39

Matthew 4:1-11; Luke 4:1-13; James 5:7-11

31 Aug 2019
30 Av 5779

Re’eih “See”
Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17
Isaiah 54:11-55:5

1 John 4:1-6

1 Corinthians 5:9-13; 1 John 4:1-6

07 Sept 2019
07 Elul 5779

Shoftim “Judges”
Deuteronomy 16:18-21:9
Isaiah 51:12-52:12 (or finish at 53:12)

Matthew 26:47-27:10

Matthew 5:38-42; 18:15-20; Acts 3:13-26; 7:35-53; 1 Corinthians 5:9-13; 1 Timothy 5:17-22; Hebrews 10:28-31

14 Sept 2019
14 Elul 5779

Ki-Teitzei “When you go out”
Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19
Isaiah 54:1-10 (or finish at 52:13)

1 Corinthians 5:1-5

Matthew 5:31-32; 19:3-12; 22:23-32; Mark 10:2-12; 12:18-27; Luke 20:27-38; 1 Corinthians 9:4-18; Galatians 3:9-14; 1 Timothy 5:17-18

21 Sept 2019
21 Elul 5779

Ki-Tavo “When you come”
Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8
Isaiah 60:1-22

Acts 7:30-36

Matthew 13:1-23; Luke 21:1-4; Acts 28:17-31; Romans 11:1-15

28 Sept 2019
28 Elul 5778

Nitzavim “Standing”
Deuteronomy 29:9[10]-30:20
Isaiah 61:10-63:9

Romans 10:1-13

Romans 9:30-10:13; Hebrews 12:14-15

05 Oct 2019
06 Tishrei 5780

V’yeilekh “He went”
Deuteronomy 31:1-30
Hosea 14:2-10; Micah 7:18-20; Joel 2:15-27

Romans 7:7-12

Hebrews 13:5-8

12 Oct 2019
13 Tishrei 5780

Ha’azinu “Hear”
Deuteronomy 32:1–52
2 Samuel 22:1–22:51

Romans 10:14-11:12

Romans 10:14-21; 12:14-21; Hebrews 12:28-29

22 Oct 2019
23 Tishrei 5780

V’zot Ha’berakhah “This is the blessing”
Deuteronomy 33:1–34:12
Joshua 1:1–18 (A); 1:1-9 (S)
Matthew 17:1-9; Mark 9:2-10; Luke 9:28-36; Jude 3-4, 8-10