Chaye Sarah: A Eulogy for Sarah

Posted by Meir Schweiger on October 28, 2018
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem: Weekly Parsha Podcast, Bereishit (Genesis), Torah, Chaye Sarah, Special Series

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Our parsha begins with the words: “And the life of Sarah was..” , but does not tell us anything about her life other than how long she lived. It then goes on to say that when she died, Abraham came to eulogize her, but does not record what he said. In this podcast, Rabbi Meir Schweiger examines the stories where Sarah has a voice and is pro-active to get a deeper understanding of the major impact she has had on Jewish peoplehood.

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Credits
Larry Kluger – Creative Consultant
Arlene Harel – Production Coordinator

About Meir Schweiger

Meir teaches Chumash, Parshat HaShavua, Mishna, Talmud, Halakha, Siddur and Interpersonal Relations at Pardes. Meir came on aliya in 1972 from “the Bronx”, NY, immediately after graduating from City College in New York with a B.A. in Mathematics and Physics. He did his advanced Jewish Studies at Yeshiva University, Yeshivat Kerem B’Yavneh and Yeshivat Har Etzion, receiving ordination from Rabbi Zalman Nehemiah Goldberg of Jerusalem. He received his M.Ed in Teaching Bible from the Herzog College in Gush Etzion.Click here to read more.

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