"Parsha to the Point" – Vayigash 5777

Parshat Vayigash (Genesis 44:18-47:27) Rabbi David Stav  This week’s portion, Vayigash, climaxes when Yosef reveals himself to his brothers, and invites Yaakov’s family to immigrate to Egypt. It doesn’t take much imagination to imagine the effect on Yaakov upon hearing the news. What could have happened to an aging father convinced that his beloved son had been killed …

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“Parsha to the Point” – Vayigash 5777

Parshat Vayigash (Genesis 44:18-47:27) Rabbi David Stav  This week’s portion, Vayigash, climaxes when Yosef reveals himself to his brothers, and invites Yaakov’s family to immigrate to Egypt. It doesn’t take much imagination to imagine the effect on Yaakov upon hearing the news. What could have happened to an aging father convinced that his beloved son had been killed …

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