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Tzav

Tzav

Command [Aaron and His Sons]
Leviticus
6:1−8:36

The Eternal One spoke to Moses, saying: "Command Aaron and his sons thus: This is the ritual of the burnt offering: The burnt offering itself shall remain where it is burned upon the altar all night until morning, while the fire on the altar is kept going on it." - Leviticus 6:1-2

Summary: 
  • The five sacrifices that the priests are to perform are described. (6:1-7:38)
  • Limitations on the consumption of meat are delineated. (7:17-27)
  • Details about the ordination of Aaron and his sons as priests and the preparation of the Tabernacle as a holy place are given. (8:1-36)

When do we read Tzav?

2015 Mar 28 /8 Nisan, 5775
2016 Mar 26 /16 Adar II, 5776
2017 Apr 8 /12 Nisan, 5777

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