Mi-Ketz (Genesis 41:1-44:17)

Posted on Dec 16, 2012

121512tp Rabbi Paul Falk compares two lives and two roles: Judah and Joseph. These are the southern and northern Kingdoms. Who is Judah before he is changed and who is Joseph before he is changed.

Read More »

Va-Yeshev (Genesis 37:1-40:23)

Posted on Dec 9, 2012

120812tp Rabbi Paul Falk looks at differing translations — “Jacob settles in the area where his father lives” (Canaan), different than translations that say he is a stranger there and Joseph is sold to Midiyanites or Ishmaelites? Again, different translations.

Read More »