Vayeshev: Yehuda and Tamar: Sexualty as a Tool to Redemption

Posted by Nechama Goldman Barash on November 26, 2018
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem: Weekly Parsha Podcast, Bereishit (Genesis), Torah, VaYeshev, Special Series


Rabbanit Nechama Goldman Barash looks at the story of Yehuda and Tamar. She also examines the complex nuances of the story being told in the aftermath of the sale of Joseph by his brothers.

This podcast is sponsored by Marcia Waitzman in honor of her granddaughters Rachel and Shira Sacks, on the anniversary of their B’not Mitzvah, Vayeshev, and on their birthday.

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About Nechama Goldman Barash

Nechama teaches Rabbinic Literature, Women and Judaism, Medical Ethics, Prophets and Bible at Pardes. She made aliyah from Philadelphia over 20 years ago after graduating from Stern College. She studied for three years in Matan’s Advanced Talmud Institute and finished a master’s degree in Talmud at Bar-Ilan University, with a thesis on the Beautiful Captive Woman in the Eyes of Chazal. She teaches at a variety of Israeli institutions and is also a graduate of Nishmat’s Yoetzet Halacha program. Click here to read more.

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