Tag Archives: Menasheh and Ephraim

Vayechi: End of a cycle

Now Israel’s eyes were dim with age (Gen 48:10) When Isaac was old and his eyes were too dim to see…(Gen 27:1) Two old men with failing eyesight.  A father and son. When Isaac’s eyes were too old to see, … Continue reading

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Miketz: what a name invokes

This is a really long parasha.  A lot happens in the hundred-plus verses that covers Joseph’s interpretation of Pharaoh’s dreams all the way through the visits from Jospeh’s brothers twice, and the emotional moment when Joseph reveals his identity to … Continue reading

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