Parshas Chayei Sara

Sara dies. She was 127 years old. Notice how the Torah says she died, it says Sarah’s lifetime was.. A righteous person lives and brings life.In 23:2 it says that Avraham eulogized and cried over her. Notice in the Hebrew it has a small kaf. The sages say

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Parshas Chayei Sara

Topics covered in this class: The name as the theme of the Sedra. “The rising and the setting of the sun”. Yitzchok marries Rivka. The tests of Yitzchak and Rivka. The rising well water. The name as the theme of the Sedra. Questions: a. Why is the

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Eliezer’s Test: Dating

In this week’s parsha there are three main sections: Avraham purchasing a burial plot for Sara in Hevron from Ephron the Hittite. Avraham sent his servant Eliezer to find a wife for Yitzchak. Avraham married Keturah and had children. Read Ch. 24:10-27 Did Eliezer pray for a

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Choosing a Marriage Partner

Choosing A Wife for Yitzchak How important is it to choose carefully who you marry? What should one look for in a marriage partner? In relating to G-d, can one depend on miracles? How important is choosing carefully?Avraham sends his most trusted servant, with all his money, and makes him swear

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