Parashat Metzora 5784 / פרשת מְּצֹרָע

Read on 20 April 2024 (12 Nisan 5784).

Parashat Metzora is the 28th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Leviticus 14:1-15:33

Parashat Metzora deals with ritual impurity. It addresses cleansing from skin disease (צָּרַעַת, tzara'at), houses with an eruptive plague, male genital discharges, and menstruation. [1]

Full Kriyah
  1. 1: 14:1-12 (12 p'sukim)
  2. 2: 14:13-20 (8 p'sukim)
  3. 3: 14:21-32 (12 p'sukim)
  4. 4: 14:33-53 (21 p'sukim)
  5. 5: 14:54-15:15 (19 p'sukim)
  6. 6: 15:16-28 (13 p'sukim)
  7. 7: 15:29-33 (5 p'sukim)
  8. maf: 15:31-33 (3 p'sukim)
Triennial - year 2
  1. 1: 14:1-5 (5 v.)
  2. 2: 14:6-9 (4 v.)
  3. 3: 14:10-12 (3 v.)
  4. 4: 14:13-15 (3 v.)
  5. 5: 14:16-20 (5 v.)
  6. 6: 14:21-25 (5 v.)
  7. 7: 14:26-32 (7 v.)
  8. maf: 14:30-32 (3 v.)

Haftarah: Malachi 3:4 - 3:24 (21 p'sukim) - Shabbat HaGadol

Regular Haftarah for Metzora: II Kings 7:3 - 7:20

List of Dates

Parashat Metzora 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
"Metzora (parsha) from Wikipedia" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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