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Parashat Vayera (Genesis 18:1-22:24)

Parashat Vayera (Genesis 18:1-22:24)

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/torah_portion/article/parashat_vayera_genesis_181-2224_20091104

“Just tell the truth. If you tell the truth, nothing bad will happen to you.” I heard that a lot as a kid. That was code for “you won’t get in trouble.” Now, as a parent, teaching my second-graders about telling the truth is a constant struggle. Children are prone to seeing the world as black and white, right and wrong.

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