Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Parshat Chayei Sarah: The Jewish Mother

Audio Shiur:
Parshat Chayei Sarah - The Jewish Mother
The search for a wife for Yitzchak - and the qualities the Torah describes in Rivkah - offer a powerful and critical glimpse at the critical roles that Jewish women play in shaping not only their homes, but society at large. By comparing the choice of words found not only in our parshah, but in Vayera as well, we can see what critical qualities Yitzchak saw in his new wife that brought him to love her.

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