Vayigash
Teacher Title Abstract Course
Dr. Brachi Elitzur Yosef's Behavior in the Encounter with his Brothers - Part II In our shiur on Parashat Miketz, we proposed three factors that explain Yosef's behavior towards his brothers throughout the two encounters between them following the long years of separation. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Shimon Klein Parashat Vayigash: Descent to Egypt In this week’s parasha, the Torah describes the descent of “Yaakov” and “Yisrael” to Egypt. We will examine the significance of the appearance of these two names in the context of the transition of Yaakov’s family to life in Egypt. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Prof. Yonatan Grossman The Priests of Egypt and the Kohanim of Israel Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Prof. Yonatan Grossman Yehuda vs. Tamar as Background to Yehuda vs. Yosef We gain insight into the confrontation between Yehuda and Yosef if we read it in light of the story of Yehuda and Tamar... Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Harav Yaakov Medan Yosef and Yehuda Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Tamir Granot Template of the Diaspora Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Harav Yaakov Medan Vayigash - These are the Names of the Children of Israel – Names and Numbers Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Ezra Bick The Twilight Years Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Amnon Bazak The Priests of Egypt and the Kohanim of Israel Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Zeev Weitman Yaakov's Dual Descent to Egypt Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Yair Kahn Parashat Vayigash: Tzafnat Pa’aneach – Prince of Egypt The story of Yosef and his brothers is more than fascinating family drama. Based on the principle of maaseh avot siman la-banim (the actions of the fathers are a sign for the children), it had a profound impact on the way in which Yaakov’s family developed into Kenesset Yisrael. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Amnon Bazak Literary Messages Concealed in the List of Yaakov’s Family In this shiur, we will discuss some of the fundamental questions relating to the story of Yosef's treatment of his brothers. What was Yosef trying to accomplish, and why didn't he contact his father once he had the opportunity to do so? Why did Yosef wait so long to reveal his identity to his brothers? Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Gad Eldad "I am Yosef; Does my Father Yet Live?" Yosef Reveals His Identity Why does Yosef reveal his identity to his brothers when he does? Said differently, why didn't Yosef reveal his identity until this point? In this shiur, we will attempt to answer these questions through a comparison of two interactions between the brothers in which Yosef recounts his perspective on the events. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Michael Rosensweig Parashat Vayigash Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Chanoch Waxman Yehuda's Plea and Its Audiences Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Elchanan Samet Yehuda's Monologue: Reading Between the Lines Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Elchanan Samet Seventy Souls Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav Yoel Bin-Nun Why Did Yosef Not Send Word to his Father? A Solution Why Did Yosef Not Send Word to his Father? A Solution Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rabbanit Sharon Rimon The Leadership of Yehuda (II) Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading
Rav David Silverberg S.A.L.T. – Parashat Vayigash 5776
Rav David Silverberg S.A.L.T. - Parashat Vayigash Parashat Vayigash 5777 / 2017
Rav David Silverberg S.A.L.T. - Parashat Vayigash Parashat Vayigash and Chanuka
Rav David Silverberg SALT - Motzaei Shabbat, December 12, 2015
Rav David Silverberg SALT - Vayigash: Thursday, December 25, 2014 SALT - Vayigash: Thursday, December 25, 2014
Rav David Silverberg SALT - Sunday 1 Tevet 5776 - December 13, 2015

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