Posts tagged Dinah

Vayishlach – Torah In Haiku

Vayishlach

DINAH IS AVENGED … JACOB SAYS “IT’S A SHANDE” … BROTHERS DISAGREE —   It’s a story not often told in Sunday school. Jacob and Leah’s daughter Dinah is defiled by Shechem (Genesis 34:2), who then says he loves her and wants to take her as his wife (34:4) Despite their father’s silence, Jacob’s sons […]

Vaylishlach (And he sent)

Vayishlach

Genesis 32:4 to 36:41 Jacob wrestles with an angel and receives a new name – Israel – “One who wrestled with God and man and prevailed”…. But, a look at Jacob’s life shows that this change is not a benefit for Jacob. After twenty years, Jacob is returning home to Canaan. He knows he will […]

Vayishlach (And he sent)

Vayishlach (And he sent)

Vayishlach –  32:4 to 36:43: Joseph fears his meeting with Esau. He makes many decisions that reveal his true character and feelings about his brother and family. ———————– Great men are defined by the choices they make in time of crisis…. In this week’s parsha Jacob is forced into making life shaping decision after decision. […]

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