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Parshat Toldot: Brothers
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“And Yitzchak answered and said unto Esav: Behold, I have made him your lord, and all his brothers I have given to him for servants; and with corn and wine have I sustained him; and what then shall I do for you, my son?” (Beresheit 27:37) Our parasha discusses the birth of Yaakov and Esav […]
Parshat Chayei Sarah: Bitachon
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“Hashem, the G-d of the heavens that took me from the house of my father and from the land of my birth, that spoke to me and that promised me saying, “to your descendants I will give this land” He will send His messenger before you and you will take a wife for my son […]
Rivka, Yitzchak and Lavan
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“And the girl, to whom I shall say, “Tip your jug and I will drink,” and she will say, “Drink and I will also water your camels,” she is the one you have designated for your servant Yitzchak. And through her I will know that you have done kindness with my master.” (Bereshit 24:13) Our […]
Parshat Vayera: One Mission per Malach
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“And he lifted his eyes and he saw that three men were standing before him. And he saw and he ran from the opening of his tent to greet them. And he bowed towards the ground”. (Beresheit 18:2) Hashem sends three messengers to Avraham. Rashi refers to these messengers as malachim – angels. He explains […]
Parshat Vayera: Why Must Bad Things Happen?
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“It would be a sacrilege for you to do this thing – to kill the righteous with the wicked. Then the righteous would be like the wicked. It would be a sacrilege for you. Should the judge of all the land not do justice?” (Beresheit 18:25) Terrible things happen to people every day! We wonder […]
Parshat Vayera: The Destruction of Sedom
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“I will descend now and see. If they have done as the cries that have come to Me, I will destroy them. And if not, I will know.” (Beresheit 18:21) Our parasha discusses the destruction of Sedom. This pasuk introduces the narrative. Hashem tells Avraham that the cries of the people of Sedom have risen […]
Parshat Vayera: The Three Messengers
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“And Hashem appeared to him in the plains of Mamre and he was sitting at the entrance of the tent when the day was hot. And he lifted his eyes and he saw that three men were standing before him. And he saw and he ran from the opening of his tent to greet them. […]