Parshat Chayei Sarah (The Life of Sarah)

The Torah portion is Chayei Sarah, Genesis 23:1-25:18. In synagogues using the Triennial system, 5782 is year 3 and the Torah reading is Genesis 24:53-25:18.

Verse 1: The life of Sarah was 120 years. Verse 2: And Sarah died! The parshah talks about buying her burial place and finding a bride for Isaac (Rebecca), up to the death of Abraham.

The haftarah is I Kings 1:1-1:31. The passage tells of David's old age as the Torah portion dealt with Abraham's.