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Vayeishev

Jacob is deceived Brothers don’t know Joseph’s fate Convince dad he’s dead The plot twists in the Joseph story are dramatic enough for a...
My Name Is Yisrael

Vayishlach (וישלח)

My name is Jacob But the strange man, he tells me My name’s Israel שמי יעקב אבל האיש אומר לי שמי ישראל After they wrestle, the...
Jacobs-Ladder

ויצא

  יעקב אמר השם במקום הזה ולא ידעתי    Transliterated Yaakov omer  Hashem bamakom hazeh  V’lo yadati    Translated (sort of): Yaakov, he says...
Jacobs-Ladder

Vayeitzei

  Alone, on the run Using stones as his pillows Jacob goes to sleep His dream, a vision With angels on a ladder And...
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Toldot

Rebekah, pregnant Twin sons struggle inside her “Why do I exist?” Soon enough, she knows G-d says Jacob will prevail Mom must make it...
Tomb of Abraham at the Cave of Machpelah

Chayei Sarah

Isaac’s mother dies Isaac’s dad finds him a wife Isaac is consoled Isaac’s father dies Isaac’s brother mourns with him Isaac, blessed by G-d...
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Vayeira

G-d says: Abraham Abraham says: Hineini I’m here, I’m ready Isaac says: Father Abraham says: Hineini I’m here, I’m ready Angel: Abraham Abraham says:...
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Lech L’cha

Uncle and nephew Avram, his brother’s son Lot Go their separate ways Lot chooses poorly Leaves Canaan to his uncle Settles in Sodom  ...
"Noah's Ark On Mount Ararat" by Simon de Myle (1570) via Wikimedia Commons

Noach

  The waters subside But Noach won’t leave the ark Until G-d says “Go” A plain reading of the text suggests even after Noach...
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Bereshit

G-d speaks, things happen Light and dark, heaven and earth, The seas and dry land The sun and the moon Creatures of the air,...