Parashat Vayechi: Integrating the Past into the Present
“May God make you like Ephraim and Menashe” (Genesis 48:20). Parents routinely offer this blessing on Shabbat at the Friday night dinner ...
Why Jacob Cursed Two of His Sons
Shimon and Levi get the blame for two tragedies in the patriach's life.
Abundant Love: The Wisdom of Jacob
On his deathbed, Jacob finally sees his children stand together.
Acting Without Thought
Thinking about those we have hurt in the past can help us be more careful in the future.