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Parashat Yitro: gratitude, compassion and a cross-sensual experience at Sinai

| 19/01/2019
Shavua Tov @ Schechter
Symbols and Rituals

Rabbi Dr. Paul Shrell-Fox, Lecturer in Family and Community Studies at the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies, discusses two concepts as related in this week’s Parasha.

1. Yitro’s exceptional character; his gratitude to God and the compassion he shows to his son-in-law Moshe and his daughter Zipporah.

2. The voices the nation saw at Sinai: “וכל העם רואים את הקולות.”
Can one actually see a voice?

Find out by watching the video below:

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