Hebrew In Israel | Blood Groom – Learn Torah

"Then Zipporah took a flint, and cut off the foreskin of her son, and cast it at his feet; and she said: 'Surely a bridegroom of blood art thou to me.'" Shemot 4:25

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Hebrew In Israel | Blood Groom – Learn Torah

Exodus 4:24-26 tells of a very bizarre action taken by Tzipporah toward Moshe.  Yoel presents possible explanations from academic sources in our weekly group Bible Class from Aug 9, 2015.


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Todd Maloney

January 15, 2023 at 8:04 pm

Since Zipporah means bird, could this somehow be related to the law of the motherbird?

    Yoel Halevi

    February 3, 2023 at 1:24 pm

    There is no connection between the subjects. The fact that here name means bird is not enough to connect the two.

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