Vayigash

Parshat Vayigash: Letting the Tears Flow

Parshat Vayigash: Letting the Tears Flow Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander is President and Rosh HaYeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone Throughout Yosef’s story, he cries. At numerous junctures and inflection points in the narrative, Yosef is suddenly brought to tears. As

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Parshat Vayigash: The Tears of Joseph and Benjamin

The article below is from Rabbi Riskin’s book Bereishit: Confronting Life, Love and Family, part of his Torah Lights series of commentaries on the weekly parsha, published by Maggid and available for purchase here. Parshat Vayigash: The Tears of Joseph

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Parshat Vayigash 5783

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Vayigash (Genesis 44:18 – 47:27) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “And Joseph fell on his brother Benjamin’s neck and wept, and Benjamin wept on his [Joseph’s] neck” (Genesis 45:14). This poignant moment when these two

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“Parsha and Purpose” – Vayigash 5782

“Parsha and Purpose” – Vayigash 5782 Rabbi Kenneth Brander’s weekly insights into the parsha  “Transforming Struggles Into Triumphs” Click here for text Click here for audio https://youtu.be/UjyEpziJ_WY Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Parshat Vayigash 5782

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Vayigash (Genesis 44:18-47:27) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –“I will take the stick of Joseph, which is in the hand of Ephraim, and the tribes of Israel his companions; and I will put them unto him

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Rabbanit Dr. Hannah Hashkes

Parshat Vayigash: Reconciliation and the Scars That Remain

Reconciliation and the Scars That Remain Rabbanit Dr. Hannah Hashkes is the Director of OTS’s International Halakha Scholars Program The encounter between Yehuda and Yosef described in the beginning of our portion is perceived as the celebrated moment of reconciliation between

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“Parsha and Purpose” – Vayigash 5781

“Parsha and Purpose” – Vayigash 5781Rabbi Kenneth Brander’s weekly insights into the parsha  “Secret Signs: Passing on Judaism’s Code of Conduct” Click here for text Click here for audio https://youtu.be/9AFj__7Y3ZU Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit

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Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

“Shabbat Shalom” – Vayigash 5781

Shabbat Shalom: Vayigash (Genesis 44:18-47:27) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  “And Joseph could not hold himself back in front of all who were standing around him… And Joseph said to his brothers, ‘I am Joseph; Is my father

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“Parsha and Purpose” – Vayigash 5780

“Parsha and Purpose” – Insights from Rabbi Kenneth Brander into Torah and Contemporary Life Parshat Vayigash 5780 Sources cited Genesis 45:3 Click to receive Rabbi Brander’s weekly video automatically by WhatsApp each week Subscribe to OTS’s YouTube Channel and receive

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