VAYIGASH (Genesis, 44:18-47:27) — “What is a Jew?”

Yehudi – Jew.  It is a word that appears relatively late in the Bible.  The Torah usually calls us Yisrael – Israel, or Ivrim – Hebrews…

One reason we are now called Yehudim (plural of Yehudi) is that most people who identify as part of our Nation are descendants of the Tribe of Judah…

Not everything in Judah’s life was a source of pride…

What is a Yehudi – a Jew?

I have three answers.  A Yehudi is a person who…

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Published in: on December 9, 2010 at 10:39 pm  Leave a Comment  

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