"Shabbat Shalom" – Vayigash 5776

Parshat Vayigash (Genesis 44:18-47:27)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  “And Joseph went up to greet Israel his father; he fell on his neck and he wept on his neck exceedingly” (Genesis 46:29) In these few words, our Torah describes a dramatic meeting between an aged father and his beloved son who had been separated for twenty-two years. …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Vayigash 5776

Parshat Vayigash (Genesis 44:18-47:27)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  “And Joseph went up to greet Israel his father; he fell on his neck and he wept on his neck exceedingly” (Genesis 46:29) In these few words, our Torah describes a dramatic meeting between an aged father and his beloved son who had been separated for twenty-two years. …

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