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Annual Torah Reading Cycle, The

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Annual Torah Reading Cycle, The: The public reading of passages from the Torah scroll as a component of certain congregational services.
Question: Why do we read the Torah reading that discusses the Exodus some three months before Passover? Why doesn't the reading coincide with the festival that commemorates the event? Answer: If we would try to synchronize the reading of the parshiot (wee...
The Ten Commandments are read from the Torah during the morning service of the first day of Shavuot - the holiday which commemorates the date on which G‑d spoke the Ten Commandments. The Ten Commandments are also read from the Torah on the Shabbats when w...
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