"Parsha to the Point" – Chayei Sarah 5776

Parshat Chayei Sarah (Genesis 23:1 – 25:18)  Rabbi David Stav  (Translated from the Hebrew original) Ironically, Parshat Chayei Sara doesn’t deal with the life of our matriarch, Sarah. Rather, it discusses her death and burial. Sarah passed away at the age of one hundred and twenty-seven – a relatively short life for her time (Avraham lived for 175 …

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“Parsha to the Point” – Chayei Sarah 5776

Parshat Chayei Sarah (Genesis 23:1 – 25:18)  Rabbi David Stav  (Translated from the Hebrew original) Ironically, Parshat Chayei Sara doesn’t deal with the life of our matriarch, Sarah. Rather, it discusses her death and burial. Sarah passed away at the age of one hundred and twenty-seven – a relatively short life for her time (Avraham lived for 175 …

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"Shabbat Shalom" – Chayei Sarah 5776

Parshat Chayei Sarah (Genesis 23:1 – 25:18)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin This week’s parsha has been dedicated in memory of Elsie Laufer (מרים לאה אלישבע בת יוסל ובלה) by her loving family  Efrat, Israel –  “Sarah died in Kiryat Arba, which is Hebron in the Land of Canaan. And Abraham came to eulogize Sarah and to weep …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Chayei Sarah 5776

Parshat Chayei Sarah (Genesis 23:1 – 25:18)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin This week’s parsha has been dedicated in memory of Elsie Laufer (מרים לאה אלישבע בת יוסל ובלה) by her loving family  Efrat, Israel –  “Sarah died in Kiryat Arba, which is Hebron in the Land of Canaan. And Abraham came to eulogize Sarah and to weep …

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