Category Archives: Avraham

Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Chaye Sara 5768


Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Chaye Sara 5768 Shabbos in the Parashah In this week’s parashah it is said (Breishis 24:67) vayivieha Yitzchak haohela Sara imo vayikach es Rivka vatehi lo liisha vayehaveha vayinacheim Yitzchak acharei imo, and Yitzchak brought her into … Continue reading

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Lech Lecho 5768: Where we come from


It is said (Bereishis 15:1) al tira Avram, do not fear Avram. The Medrash (Bereishis Rabbah 76:1) states that it only states “do not fear” regarding one who has what to fear. The Heilegeh Ishbitzer writes that when Avraham killed … Continue reading

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Shabbos HaGadol II


This week is Shabbos HaGadol, literally translated as the Great Shabbos. The standard explanation for this term is that the Jewish People, prior to the Exodus from Egypt, tied the sheep that they were going to slaughter for the Korban … Continue reading

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