VaYehi – Seamless Transition

Posted by Michael Hattin on December 27, 2015
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem, Vayehi

Parashat VaYehi is the only weekly parasha that does not begin with a new paragraph in the Torah scroll but instead continues seamlessly from the end of last week’s Parashat VaYigash. In this podcast, Rabbi Michael Hattin considers the Midrashic interpretation of this singularity.

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About Michael Hattin

Michael teaches Bible and Halakha at Pardes. He holds a professional degree in Architecture from the University of Toronto and rabbinic ordination from the Chief Rabbinate of Israel. He teaches Chumash and Prophets as well as Halakha at the Pardes Institute. You can find books written by Michael by clicking here For many years Michael authored the weekly online publications Introduction to Parasha and Lessons on Prophets for the Virtual Beit Midrash of Yeshivat Har Etzion, reaching a combined readership of several thousand. Click here to read more.

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