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Shabbat Service and Torah Discussion — Parasha Vayeirah

  • The Chatham Synagogue 1536 County Route 28 Chatham Center, NY 12184 United States (map)

Vayeirah, Hebrew for "and He appeared," is the fourth weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. The parasha tells the stories of Abraham's three visitors, Abraham's bargaining with G-d over Sodom and Gomorrah, Lot's two visitors, Lot's bargaining with the Sodomites, the flight of Lot, the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, how Lot's daughters became pregnant by their father, how Abraham once again passed off his wife Sarah as his sister, the birth of Isaac, the expulsion of Hagar, disputes over wells, and the binding of Isaac (the Akedah).

The Shabbat service begins at 9:30 am.
The Torah discussion begins at approximately 10:30 am.

Shabbat services typically end around noon with a kiddush.