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Chumash Classes: Shemot, Part 2

The new king of the Egyptians tries to cunningly enslave the Jewish nation

Chumash Classes: Shemot, Part 2: The new king of the Egyptians tries to cunningly enslave the Jewish nation

Ch. 1 verses 9-21: The new king of the Egyptians tries to cunningly enslave the Jewish nation. Through hard work he hopes to slow down their numbers. But Hashem has other plans the more they are oppressed the more they multiply. He tries to enlist the help of two Jewish midwives to kill the Jewish male newborns. Thinking that he would be able to kill their savior at birth. They not only do not kill the males they help in their survival. Hashem was pleased with their action and blessed them with houses.
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