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Jacob and Esau: One Person Embracing Two Natures

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/rabbijohnrosovesblog/item/jacob_and_esau_one_person_embracing_two_natures

Jacob and Esau are prototypes of our lower and higher selves and strivings. As twins, we might think of the brothers as one person combining two natures doing battle. Together, as one, they are emblematic of the tensions within every human being.

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