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Parshat Vayigash

Shema Yisrael: Parshat VaYigash

Harry Rothenberg | Posted 02.02.2014 | Religion
Harry Rothenberg

During the emotional reunion of Jacob and Joseph, only one of them hugs the other initially. What is the other one doing, and why?

Torah Maven Ritual: Parshat Vayigash

Aaron Freeman | Posted 03.05.2012 | Religion
Aaron Freeman

In original and fairly outrageous translation of parts of Genesis 46 performed last week at the Aitz Hayim Center for Jewish Living in Glencoe, Ill.

Parshat Vayigash: When The Souls Descend Into Egypt

Josh Fleet | Posted 02.28.2012 | Religion
Josh Fleet

Judah approaches him -- God, Joseph, himself, all -- and begs: "Please! My master! I have something to say. Please listen. Please don't be mad, my master."