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The deeper significance of the course of events which led to the burial of “Esau’s head in the bosom of Isaac.”
Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe
Joseph had in double measure one of the necessary gifts of a leader: the ability to keep going despite opposition, envy...
By Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
Why didn’t Jacob take the time to bury his beloved wife in the Cave of Machpelah?
By Rochel Holzkenner
The Holocaust came late to Hungary. But when the Nazis began their gruesome work, they were ruthlessly efficient, and...
By Leslie Meisels