Reunion time

Parshat Vayishlach Genesis 32:4–36:43 The “Holiday” Season is upon us.  There are lots of gatherings of co-workers, friends and families. Some of these gatherings will be reunions of sorts.  The people you see only once a year at a cocktail party at a friend’s home. There are the family members who gather for latkes and…Read more »

Joseph and his family

Parshat Vayigash Genesis 44:18-47:27 This dramatic Torah portion describes Joseph’s revelation to his brothers.  Joseph is no stranger to revelations.  He is a dreamer and a visionary. Throughout his life his dreams have revealed the future even when others haven’t wanted to acknowledge or hear about them. Joseph is prophetic.  When he was a young…Read more »