The Chief Rabbi’s weekly insight for Vayeitzei
Why isn’t’ there a parsha called ‘Yaakov’?
We have six parshiot named after people: Noach, Chayei Sara, Yitro, Korach, Balak and Pinchas. This Read more...
The Chief Rabbi’s D’var Torah for Vayeira
Parents only teach their children one lesson. What is it?
Parshat Vayeira commences,
“Vayeira elav Hashem,” – “Hashem appeared to Avraham,”
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You can live forever!
Jacob never died.
This extraordinary statement is recorded in the Gemara, (Mashechet Ta’anit). There we are told how Rav Nachman and Rabbi Yitzchak were exchanging words Read more...