Category Archives: Lech-Lecha

A Brief Note on the Good Book – Parsha Lech-Lecha

Traditional commentators shy from labeling the Torah as a book of history or science and reject attempts to describe it as literature, notwithstanding as a reporter of lives lived, challenges met and events unfolding, it most certainly is. Importantly, it … Continue reading

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A Brief Note on a Future Foretold – Parsha Lech Lecha

The Rambam refers to Parsha Lech Lecha, as the true story of creation– the foundation story of the unique relationship that developed between God and one particular people – the Children of Israel. In essence, ground zero of the History of the … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Genesis/Bereshit, Lech-Lecha | Leave a comment