Shabbat Candle lighting time: 7:18 (Friday, April 17, 2015)
Shabbat ends: 8:19 (Shabbat night, April 18, 2015)
Lessons for today, Sunrise: 6:12
Shabbos, 29 Nisan, 5775 - 14th day of the Omer - April 18, 2015
Latest Shema: 9:33
Summary of Today's Chumash
The seventh aliyah begins by discussing purity (tahara) and impurity (tumah) of vessels and their contents, then goes on to discuss the fact that swarming creatures and unkosher.
The parsha then closes by telling us that G-d brought us out of Egypt for Him to be our G-d, and therefore we should be holy, and eating kosher food makes us so.