Weekly Sidra: Lech Lecha (Go for youself)
Torah Portion: Bereshit / Genesis 12:1-17:27
Haftorah: Yeshayhu / Isaiah 40:27-41:16
In this week we find two covenants which God makes with Abraham – the covenant between the pieces and the covenant of circumcision. I will focus on the former covenant.
This covenant was placed after Abraham’s victory over the conquerors of Canaan when he set out to rescue Lot. After the covenant, we find