Tzav (Leviticus 6:1-8.36)
6:2 What three things does the Torah indicate by using the Hebrew word”Tzav” (command)?
What is the difference between what the Kohanim (priests) receive from an
olah-offering and from other offerings?
What does “this is the law of the olah-offering” imply?
What does “it is the olah-offering” limit?
Why is this verse the first time in the Book of Leviticus that Aaron’s name is
mentioned in connection with the precepts pertaining to offerings?
6:3 Why is the tunic called “midoh” in Hebrew in this verse and “kutonet” in Exodus 28:40?
What does “in his flesh” mean?
6:4 What do we learn from this verse?
How is the removal of the ashes different in this verse from the preceding
6:5 How many fires burned on top of the Altar each day?
What do we learn from “he shall arrange the olah-offering on it”?
Are peace-offerings voluntary or mandatory?
What did our Rabbis learn from the Hebrew word “aleha” (on it)?
What does this verse have to do with Purim?
6:7 What is the law of the meal-offering?
What are the two exception to the above law?
6:8 What does “it” refer to?
6:10 What does this verse have to do with Psalm 100:1 "Serve G-d with joy."?
6:11 What does “every male” teach us?
6:13 What does “his sons” refer to?
6:13-15 What does this verse have to do with Deuteronomy 11:3?
6:20 What does “whatever touches its flesh” imply?
6:21 Why must the earthenware vessel be broken?
What does this verse have to do with the Book of Esther, verse 2:12?
7:1 What does “it is most holy” imply?
7:3 What two animals can be offered as a guilt-offering?
7:6 What does “it is most holy” teach us?
7:10 How were the Kohanim divided up for service in the Mishkan?
Which meal-offerings are “dry”?
7:12 Who would bring a thanksgiving-offering?
7:12 What are the English words of the gratitude b’racha?
The Hebrew word for thanksgiving is “hodaah” and the same word also means
“admission”. What is the connection?
7:15 What is a “chagigah”?
How is this chagigah different from the chagigah brought during each of the
three Pilgrimage Festivals?
How is the chagigah different from the Korban Pesach?
Why did our Sages say that it had to be eaten before midnight?
7:37-38 Why does this verse conclude “in the Wilderness of Sinai”?
8:2 When was this section of the Torah said?
What does “take Aaron” mean?
8:3 How could the Tent of Meeting hold all of the Israelites?
8:8 What was on the Urim?
8:13 Why is the “sash” in the singular form in Hebrew and the other garments mentioned are in the plural?
8:14 Why in this verse is the singular form in Hebrew used and in verse 8:18 the plural form is used?
8:15 How did he sanctify it?
8:28 Why did Moses place the thigh on the Altar instead of eating it?
8:34 What does “to be done” refer to?
What does “to atone” refer to?
What do we learn from this verse?
8:36 What do we learn from this verse?