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The Secret Treacherous Plan of Lovon
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The Secret Treacherous Plan of Lovon to destroy His Own Family - The House of Yaakov. The latest episode of The Good Vort, presented by Rabbi Yosef Grossman, OU Director of Kosher Education. Recorded live at a OU World Headquarters in NY, NY on November 17, 2010.
Vayishlach: From Devorah to Devorah
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Dinah is violated and Shimon and Levi do something about it – they wipe out the male Shechemites[1]. In principle, it seems that Yaakov agrees, he is simply worried about the fallout [Bereishis, 34:30]: Thereupon, Yaakov said to Shimon and Levi, “You have troubled me, to discredit me among the inhabitants of the land, .. […]
Parshat Vayishlach: Yaakov’s Gift to Esav
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Yaakov’s Gift to Esav And he gave each individual flock into the hands of his servants. And he said to his servants, “Pass before me. And place a distance between the flock.” (Beresheit 32:17) Yaakov travels back to his father’s home. He anticipates an encounter with Esav. He had fled his home many years earlier […]
Parshat Vayishlach: Yaakov’s Conflict and His Limp
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Yaakov’s Conflict and His Limp And the sun was shining upon him when he left P’nuel and he was limping because of his thigh. (Beresheit 32:32) Parshat VaYishlach includes a mysterious incident. Yaakov is alone prior to his meeting with Esav. He has an altercation with a man. Yaakov and the stranger struggle. Eventually, Yaakov […]