The Hebrew word “vayikra” means “called” as found in Leviticus 1:1

“The LORD (יְהוָה֙) called (וַיִּקְרָ֖א-vayikra) Moses (מֹשֶׁ֑ה-mosheh) and spoke (וַיְדַבֵּ֤ר-vaydabar) to him (אֵלָ֔יו-elaw) from the tabernacle (מֵאֹ֥הֶל-meohel) of meeting (מוֹעֵ֖ד-moed), saying (לֵאמֹֽר-lemor),”

Please watch this video from “Hebrew English Bible Read” to learn how to read Vayikra 1:1 in Hebrew.

Please read this article from “Wildbranch Ministries” about the meaning of the Hebrew word “meeting” or “appointed time”.

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Torah Portions:

Vayikra | ויקרא | “He called ” | Leviticus 1:1-5:26 (reading ends at 5:19) – Voice : Tobin – Recorded March 16, 2016

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Tzav | צו | “Command ” Leviticus 6:1-8:36 – Voice : Tobin – Recorded March 24, 2016

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Sh’mini | שמיני | “Eighth ” Leviticus 9:1-11:47 – Voices (In order) : Jason, Tara, Tobin – Recorded March 29, 2016

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Tazria | תזריע | “She will conceive ”  Leviticus 12:1-13:59 – Voices : Tobin, Tara, Jason – Recorded April 7, 2016

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Metzora | מצורע | “Leper”  Leviticus 14:1-15:33 – Recorded April 10, 2016

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Acharei Mot | אחרי מות | “After the death”  Leviticus 16:1-18:30 – Recorded May 1, 2016

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Kedoshim | קדושים | “Holy ” Leviticus 19:1-20:27 – Recorded May 9, 2016

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Emor | אמור | “Say ” Leviticus 21:1-24:23 – Recorded May 21, 2016

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Behar | בהר | “On the mountain” Leviticus 25:1-26:2 – Recorded May 28, 2016

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Bechukotai | בחקותי | “In my statutes” Leviticus 26:3-27:34 – Recorded June 4, 2016

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