Hebrew In Israel | Torah Portion Lekh Lekha – Learn Torah

"Now YHWH said to Avram, “Get yourself out of your country, away from your kinsmen and away from your father’s house, and go to the land that I will show you." Bereshit 12:1

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Hebrew In Israel | Torah Portion Lekh Lekha – Learn Torah

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There are lessons for the modern ger (stranger) in the account of Avram.  We also explain historic and legal points about Melchizedek, Hagar and circumcision in this week’s torah portion, Lekh-Lekha (GO!).

Torah Portion Lekh-Lekha: Genesis 12:2 – 17:27


Questions And Topics In This Podcast

  • What it meant for Avram to leave his homeland
  • The Contrast of Lot’s Character
  • Compassion for the Ger
  • The Blessings of Abraham
  • Melchizedek & Avram
  • The Legal Aspect of Hagar’s Actions
  • History and Practice of Circumcision



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Thank you!


Dee Alberty

October 21, 2018 at 4:15 pm

Thank you for your compassion for the ger….we have a LOT to learn!..and the cultural-identity challenge is REAL.


November 10, 2019 at 1:18 am

Thanks for your thoughts for those who have not converted to judeism. I reach out to those who want to follow Torah too. The last 10 minutes will not play.Shalom

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