Archive for November, 2008

November 28, 2008

Jacob and Esau

Rivals even before birth

Typical siblings?


Chayei Sarah
November 21, 2008

“The Life of Sarah”

Is the name of this portion

Which starts with her death

Could that be because

Our lives are reflected in

Those we leave behind?

November 17, 2008

Three strangers visit

Abraham runs to greet them

Hachnasat Orchim*

*-hospitality to strangers

Lech Lecha
November 7, 2008

G-d: “Avram!  Leave town!”

Avram: “Where am I going?”

G-d answers: “trust me”