"Shabbat Shalom" – Shemot 5777

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Parshat Shemot (Exodus 1:1 – 6:1) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel — “And Pharaoh commanded his entire nation saying, every male baby born must be thrown into the Nile, while every female baby shall be allowed to live.” [Ex. 1:22] In decreeing the destruction of the Israelites in Egypt, why does Pharaoh distinguish between the genders? …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Shemot 5777

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Parshat Shemot (Exodus 1:1 – 6:1) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel — “And Pharaoh commanded his entire nation saying, every male baby born must be thrown into the Nile, while every female baby shall be allowed to live.” [Ex. 1:22] In decreeing the destruction of the Israelites in Egypt, why does Pharaoh distinguish between the genders? …

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