Get the best of Chabad.org content every week!
Find answers to fascinating Jewish questions, enjoy holiday tips and guides, read real-life stories and more!
ב"ה

Amalek and G-d's Name

Letters and Numbers of Torah - Beshalach

Autoplay Next

Amalek and G-d's Name: Letters and Numbers of Torah - Beshalach

After fighting a war with the nation of Amalek, Moses says (Exodus 17:16) “There is a hand on the throne of G-d [swearing] that there shall be a war of G-d against Amalek from generation to generation.” In this verse, G-d's four-letter name is missing the letters vav and hei. What is the connection between the completion of G-d's name and the defeat of Amalek?
Switch to Video
For more information click here to visit Rabbi Raskin's website.
Related Topics