"Shabbat Shalom" – Toldot 5775

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Shabbat Shalom: Toldot (Genesis 25:19-28:9) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin  Efrat, Israel – “Rebecca [Isaac’s wife] conceived.  And the sons within her struggled (or agitated…” (Genesis 25:21-22) The next three Biblical portions deal with the jealousy, enmity and strife unto death between Jacob and Esau, the twin sons of Isaac and Rebecca.  The “bad blood” which sullied …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Toldot 5775

Photo: Chaim Snow

Shabbat Shalom: Toldot (Genesis 25:19-28:9) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin  Efrat, Israel – “Rebecca [Isaac’s wife] conceived.  And the sons within her struggled (or agitated…” (Genesis 25:21-22) The next three Biblical portions deal with the jealousy, enmity and strife unto death between Jacob and Esau, the twin sons of Isaac and Rebecca.  The “bad blood” which sullied …

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