Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Tag: Vayeshev

View the most popular tags overall?

  • Torah portion: Silence is golden

    December 2, 2015 | 11:19 am

    In this week’s Torah portion, Joseph has two dreams, both of which indicate that he will rule over his brothers. One of the dreams signals that he will not only rule over his brothers, but also over his parents. Joseph tells his brothers about his dreams, and they resent him for...

  • Vayeshev: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Stew

    December 9, 2014 | 10:11 am

    This post originally appeared on Neesh Noosh.

    In Vayeshev, Jacob returns to his home to “settle.” But, there is not any internal or external settling for him. Jacob’s sons are upset by the arrogance of his favorite son, Joseph. The brothers strip Joseph of the elaborate tunic...

  • Power of words

    By Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater

    December 5, 2012 | 3:53 pm

    In our age of Facebook and Twitter, we know all too well how fast words can spread. When I was a kid, we played the game telephone, passing a word or phrase around the circle by whispering it into each other’s ear, knowing that by the time it went all the way around, it would...

ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE