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Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17

Shemini Atzeret

Shemini Atzeret

Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17; Numbers 29:35-39

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The major themes of the day's Torah reading, with a plethora of links to "un-shelled" articles.
Tithes, charity, the Sabbatical year, the firstborn of kosher cattle, and the three major festivals.
A concise rendering of the holiday's reading, divided according to the aliyahs.
The dedication of Solomon's Temple, his prayer, blessing, and his send off of the congregated Jews -- on Shemini Atzeret.
The haftorah’s basic narrative, in simple English.
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