Weekly Torah Portion – Chayei Sarah

This weeks torah portion of “Chayei Sarah” opens with the death of Sarah and concludes with the death of Abraham. Ishmael, the forgotten son, reunites with Isaac to bury their father. The Jewish tradition seems to despise figures like Ishmael and Esau. Why?

Welcome to the “Raising Holy Sparks” podcast! Hope you enjoy these short weekly insights into the torah portion! This week we dive deep into the Parshah of Chayei Sarah.

Sources mentioned in connection with this week’s torah portion:

  • “A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thanks for listening and looking forward to being on this journey through the books of the Torah with you!

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