VaYechi 5779: Jacob’s Legacy, and Yours?

Posted by Alex Israel on December 18, 2018
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem, Bereishit (Genesis), Torah, Vayehi

Jacob crafts his funeral in a pedantic and deliberate manner. He repeats the details of his funeral over and over. What values does he seek to transmit through these instructions and what legacy does he leave?

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About Alex Israel

Alex teaches Bible at Pardes and is the Director of the Community Education Program and the Summer Program. Alex was born and raised in London. He holds degrees from London School of Economics, the Institute of Education London and Bar-Ilan University. Alex studied at Yeshivat Har Etzion under Rav Aharon Lichtenstein and Rav Yehudah Amital, and gained Rabbinic ordination from the Israeli Rabbinate. Click here to read more. You can find books written by Alex by clicking here

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