Vayetzei – Synthesis of Opposites
What is the significance of the contrast between Rebecca coming to Israel to marry Isaac, as opposed to Jacob going to Charan to marry Rachel and Leah? Why is it as ‘hard’ for Hashem to create matches between men and women as it is for Him to split the sea? Why did Jacob remove the rock covering the well and push it down into the earth? What does the rock represent? What is the ‘wondrous work’ that we thank Hashem for after we use the facilities?
Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.
Running time: 24:09