Genesis 23:1 – 25:18

Genesis chapter 23, verse 1 to chapter 25, verse 18

Torah For Today

(scenarios) What would you do?

  1. A new kid comes to school. He has no idea of where to go or who to hang out with. What do you do?
  2. Your friend’s grandfather dies. What can you do to help her?
  3. Have you ever lost a relative? Can you think of a way of honoring their memory? What is it?
  4. How are you kind to your friends, family and to strangers?


What Does This Parshah Mean to Me?

  1. Why do you think Abraham was so insistent on buying Sarah’s burying site?
  2. What does the way Rebecca treated Eliezer teach us?
  3. Look at a map. See if you can find the city of Hebron. Where is it?
  4. Why do you think that the Cave of Machpelah is both a synagogue and mosque?
  5. Who are the descendants of Ishmael? Why is this important to us?