Run the Race 2 – Va-Yigash

Posted on Jan 11, 2017

R. Paul Falk continues the Run the Race series based on Hebrews 12:1 showing how God changes each of us through the example in the Torah portion of Jacob dividing his house into two before meeting Esau, and how he uses the long-term effects of Jacob’s dislocated hip for a bigger plan.   Standard Podcast [ 33:37 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Mi-Ketz – At the End

Posted on Jan 1, 2017

Rick Ortiz shares an outline of the Torah portion Mi-Ketz and highlights several important lessons that can be gleaned from the story of Joseph rising to power in Egypt and dealing with his brothers who came to him to buy food during the famine.     Standard Podcast [ 24:59 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Vayetze – Rachel & Leah

Posted on Dec 11, 2016

In the story of Jacob’s wives and children, Patrick Shannon makes some observations about differences in personalities between Rachel and Leah. Jacob loved Rachel more and she was apparently more beautiful, but the Eternal blessed Leah with more than half of Jacob’s children.     Vayetze - Rachel and Leah [ 29:31 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Toldot – Only Begotten Son? 2

Posted on Dec 4, 2016

R. Paul Falk answers some of the tough questions about the scriptures involving Jacob whom God “loved” and Esau whom He “hated”…explaining the connection to the wives of Jacob and Esau, and how all of this relates to US being either “children of the promise” or those who are the descendants of a cursed people from the line of Ham. Toldot - Only Begotten Son? 2 [ 29:45 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Chayey Sarah

Posted on Nov 27, 2016

Rick Ortiz outlines the Torah portion, and then hones in on the oath that Abraham’s servant took and his motivation to find Isaac the perfect wife.     Standard Podcast [ 20:28 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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Va-Yera – Offering His Son

Posted on Nov 21, 2016

R. Paul Falk correlates the account of Abraham offering up his son Isaac to the prayer of the Messiah in the garden regarding a cup and the significance of this metaphorical symbol based on the other places a cup is mentioned throughout the scriptures.     Va-Yera - Offering His Son [ 30:23 ] Play Now | Play in Popup |...

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