Shemos – Pride, self destruction, and redemption

Why is it necessary to ask Paroh to free the Jews? Why not just leave? Furthermore, why ask if he will just say no? Why is it that Paroh never heard of Hashem? Wasn’t he an expert in all the gods that existed? Why does Paroh punish the Jews by making them find their own straw and having them make their own bricks? How could Paroh say that he created the Nile and even himself?

Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.

Leave a Comment