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Matriarchs, The: Sarah, Rebecca, Leah and Rachel, from whom the Jewish nation descended; the wives of the Patriarchs.
The Passover Seder
The Four Cups of the Passover Seder as they correspond to the "four sons" (the wise one, the wicked one, the simple one, the one who does not know how to ask) as well as the four matriarchs (Sarah, Rebecca, Rachel, Leah.) Part 1 of this class addresses th...
A Lesson From Our Matriachs
My daughter never saw her great-grandmother who passed away when I was under ten,, yet Bryna understood that this was a piece of her past and she was eager to touch it and embrace it...
Yes, it looks just like any other car on the surface – but do you have any idea of what it's truly capable of achieving? There are incredible powers lurking beneath the hood.
Question: When blessing a daughter it is traditional to say, "May G‑d make you like Sarah, Rebecca, Leah and Rachel." Why aren't Bilhah and Zilpah mentioned? I know they were "hand maidens" but they must have been special in order to give birth to four of...
Question: What are the birthdates and yahrtzeits of our Patriarchs and Matriarchs? And do we know the years they were born and died? Answer: We do not know exact birthdates and yahrtzeits for all of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs, but here is the informati...
Where did these Jewish mothers find the courage? I don't know because I'm not one of them, but ask your mother and I'm sure she'll gladly tell you. When a need arises, the Jewish mother simply responds.
Do women not count? Are they supposed to just be quietly left in the background?
Our sages established that we drink four cups of wine at the Seder, recalling the four expressions of redemption
Abraham and the rise of Judaism. Isaac. Jacob. Joseph.
When young Gaby became part of our family
The Matriarchs were barren to teach us that the existence of the Jewish people is not natural, but an absolute miracle. Here’s our miracle story . . . (A short talk at the Jewish Women’s Retreat in Toronto in 2015)
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