Va’era: Religion, Politics, and Deciphering A Lineage List

Is Mosheh’s goal of liberating Israel from Egypt a religious one or a political one? And why is there a huge and highly detailed lineage list dumped in the middle of the exciting narrative? And what do these questions have to do with each other? A synthesis of Torah from a number of my great teachers – Rav Yair Kahn, Rav Alex Israel and in particular, Dr Yonatan Grossman.

The shiur and source sheet are here

 

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