Torah.org Home Subscribe Services Support Us
 
Print Version

Email this article to a friend

Summary of The Haftorah:

Haftorah Netzavim - Vayeilech
Isaiah 61:10 - 63:9

The 7th and final Haftorah of Consolation is from Yishaya 61:10 - 63:9. Coming before Rosh Hashana, this selection perfectly focuses us on the intended purpose of the High Holy Days. We are dependent upon G-d. He is the source of our protection, well being, and purpose. His constant love and attention is evident in the miracle of our survival and the strength of our limited numbers. Just as the Navi (prophet) prepared the hope allowing us to place tragedy in perspective, we prepare ourselves to acknowledge G-d's providence through prayer and justice.

There will soon come a time when we, as the Chosen People, will embrace the gift of G-d's special attention. At that time the "…nations will see your righteousness and all the kings your glory…" Glory and honor are the byproducts of devotion and commitment. Our responsibility in the coming days is to "…recount G-d's mercies and praises..." Our goal is to acknowledge G-d and for G-d to proclaim "…Surely they are my people… (63:8)


View all Haftorah Summaries

Subscribe to Haftorah-Summary and receive this weekly class via e-mail.


Haftorah Summary by Rabbi Aron Tendler


 

ARTICLES ON PINCHAS AND THE THREE WEEKS:

View Complete List

Of Transformation and Conformation
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5758

No Little Things
Rabbi Naftali Reich - 5770

Lead Us and We Will Follow
Rabbi Eliyahu Hoffmann - 5758

Looking for a Chavrusah?

The Most Precious Commodity
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5772

Being a Hero
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5773

Daughters-and-Law
Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky - 5756

Frumster - Orthodox Jewish Dating

Fragile Peace
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5766

Still Waters Run Deep
Rabbi Naftali Reich - 5773

A Lesson About Our Psyche
Rabbi Yehudah Prero - 5757

ArtScroll

If The Burden Fits, Bear It
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5766

Be Like a Kohen and Express Your Feelings
Shlomo Katz - 5760

Of Zealots and Eretz Yisroel
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5765

> Paradigm of Peace
Rabbi Label Lam - 5764

Natural Act or Master of Emotions?
Rabbi Eliyahu Hoffmann - 5763

Been There, Done That
Rabbi Yissocher Frand - 5757

Mourning on the 9th of Av: The Reasons
Rabbi Yehudah Prero - 5757



Project Genesis

Torah.org Home


Torah Portion

Jewish Law

Ethics

Texts

Learn the Basics

Seasons

Features

TORAHAUDIO

Ask The Rabbi

Knowledge Base




Help

About Us

Contact Us



Free Book on Geulah!




Torah.org Home
Torah.org HomeCapalon.com Copyright Information