“Ultimately, Jacob defends himself against Esau and Laban. He makes treaties with each of them, they learn to live side by side and they go their separate ways.” || Jacob and Laban make covenant. cc: wikipedia
By the time that you read this, hopefully, calm will be restored. Meanwhile, at the time of writing, we are once again at war. It’s time to reflect on the Torah’s attitude to enemies and conflict. Dvar Torah to Parashat “Vayetze”.
By: Rabbi Gideon D. Sylvester Continue Reading