Lessons for today,
Sunday, 13 Kislev, 5781 - November 29, 2020
Summary of Today's Chumash
In this first aliyah, Yakov sends messengers ahead to Esav, and they return to say that Esav has 400 men with him, which greatly distresses Yakov. As we'll see, Yakov prepares for meeting with Esav in three ways: prayer, sending gifts of appeasement, and readiness for war.