|Jewish title ||English translation ||scriptures ||contents |
|B’reisheet||In the beginning||1:1-6:8||God's creation|
|Noach||Noah||6:9-11:32||Noah's story |
|Lech Lecha||Go forth||12:1-17:27||Abraham's story|
|Vayera||And he came||18:1-22:24||The LORD appeared|
|Chayei Sarah||Life of Sarah||23:1-25:18||Sara lives on|
|Toldot||Generations||25:19-28:9||The coming generations |
|VaYetze||And he went out||28:10-32:3||Jacob went out|
|VaYishlach||And he sent||32:4-36:43||Jacob sent gifts |
|VaYeshev||And he settled||37:1-40:23||Jacob settled in |
|Miketz||At the end of||41:1-44:17||Joseph explained |
|VaYigash||And he drew near||44:18-47:27||Judah drew near to |
face down ….
|VaYechi||And he llived||47:28-50:26||towards the end of |
Reading the scriptures as stories helps me a lot, I think. I like the way it is divided.
Today's song in my heart.
“Not by might, nor by power, but by my spirit”, says the LORD of hosts. (Zech. 4:6)
My church in Japan used to sing this a lot. I just started singing this while I was on line looking for a job, remembering that God is the source of everything.