c 1731 BCE-  Birth of Naftali, son of Jacob (born to Bilha). It is also the day of his death.

 

September 26, 1941-  Thee thousand Jews from Orsha, Byelorussia were shot at the local Jewish cemetery.

 

Torah Portion

שׁפטים (Shoftim)

 

 

or view this week's triennial cycle reading.

Today is

Yom Shabbat, 7 Elul, 5778

Saturday, August 18, 2018

 

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