Parshat Chayei Sarah – The Offering of Yitzhak; the Offering of Sarah

Yinon Ahiman

The Offering of Yitzhak; the Offering of Sarah Yinon Ahiman is the Director General of the Ohr Torah Stone network The Midrash offers two main explanations pertaining to the particular timing of Sarah’s death.  The first is related to the birth of Rivka, which appears two verses prior to the mention of Sarah’s death (Bereshit …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Parshat Chayei Sarah 5782

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Chayei Sarah (Genesis 23:1-25:18) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “When Rebecca looked up and saw Isaac, she fell from the camel. And she asked the servant: ‘What man is this walking in the field to meet us?’ And the servant responded, ‘It is my master.’ And she took her veil …

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