Breishis – World Foundations

Why does the Torah begin with the word ‘Breishis,’ which means the beginning of – without telling us the beginning of what it is talking about? What is the idea behind the Torah preceding the world by 2000 years? What are the four levels of it having been hidden and protected by Hashem in that time? What is the depth of the classic concept that Hashem used the Torah as a blueprint for creation? What is the significance of the name of the author of the Midrash, and how it is hinted to in the very first verse quoted in the midrash?

Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.

Running time: 23:15

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