“Shabbat Shalom” – Parshat Vayetze 5780

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Vayetze (Genesis 28:10-32:3)  By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  “And Jacob kissed Rachel, and he lifted up his voice and he wept” (Gen 29:11) The Bible presents two models for finding one’s life partner: the Isaac-Rebekah arranged

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Yonat Lemberger

Parshat Vayetze: Rachel and Leah; Symbiosis and Change

Parashat Vayetze: Rachel and Leah; Symbiosis and Change The identities, the differences the unavoidable dynamics and the re-interpretations of two of the matriarchs of the Jewish people affects the meaning of motherhood within the consciousness of the Jewish people. by Yonat

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Vayetze 5779

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Vayetze (Genesis 28:10 – 32:3) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and clothing

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Vayishlach 5778

Parshat Vayishlach (Genesis 32:4-36:43)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “And he said, Your name will no longer be called Jacob, but Israel, for you have striven with God and with men, and have prevailed. And Jacob asked him and

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Parsha Perspectives – Vayetze 5778

Parshat Vayetze 5778 (In Spanish with English subtitles)  Rabbi Eliahu Birnbaum – Director of OTS’s Beren-Amiel and Straus-Amiel Emissary Training Programs [evideo][/evideo]

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Vayetze 5778

Parshat Vayetze (Genesis 28:10-32:3)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel — “And he dreamed, and behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven; and behold the angels of God ascending and descending on

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“Parsha to the Point” – Vayetze 5778

Parshat Vayetze (Genesis 28:10-32:3) Rabbi David Stav  As Jacob escapes from the Land of Israel from his murderous brother and heads for Haran, God shows him a vision of a ladder rooted in the ground whose top reaches the heavens, and

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אישה ופרשה: ויצא תשע”ז

  הרצון לתת, הרצון לקבל גאולה טברסקי בבקשתו של יעקב שה´ יקיים את שזה עתה הבטיח לו, טמונה ההבנה שכל ברכה מצריכה שני מרכיבים – את הרצון לתת ואת הרצון לקבל. מדור פרשת השבוע של אתר כיפה, ח כסליו תשע”ז,

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"Parsha to the Point" – Vayetze 5777

Parshat Vayetze (Genesis 28:10-32:3)  Rabbi David Stav  Yaakov, with his vengeful brother, Esav, on his tail, escapes from his parents’ home and makes his way to his mother’s family in Haran. After an arduous if brief journey, Yaakov arrives at his uncle Lavan’s

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