Chayei Sarah – Surrender and Sacrifice

Why is the description of the Akeida (Binding of Isaac) and Rivka’s birth juxtaposed to Sarah’s death? Why is it so hard for Avraham to purchase the location for Sarah’s burial? Why must he pay top dollar? Why does Eliezer have to go so far to find a wife for Yitzchak? Why is it that in the merit of Avraham overcoming his mercy, he is able to ask Hashem to overcome His judgment?

Find out in this week’s parsha podcast.

Running time: 21:48

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