Rambam and others have created lists of the 613 mitzvot (commandments) of the Torah. The mitzvot are scattered throughout the Torah. There are five of them in parsha Beha’alotcha.
- Three of them are positive and two are negative
- Four of them are given in direct correlation of the second Pesach offering
- The fifth one is repeated in two verses
This is another one of those things I really wanted to have a compiled list. I will begin here because, “why not?” I will include the Scripture, English translation, whither it’s positive or negative, the number it is on the list and other small details I can quickly find about them.
Before we jump into the list, I must explain …