Posted in Dvar Torah, on December 12, 2013

Parsha Vayechi – Changing History – Elliot Tanzman, Director of NCSY Summer Recruitment

In Parsha Vayechi, Jacob, soon to die in Egypt, blesses Joseph’s two sons, Ephraim and Menashe, and asks to be buried in the the land G-d promised to Abraham.  However, an action he takes prevents the kind of bad blood that had dogged the family for generations.