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Parashat Va’era

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God says

  וַיֹּאמֶר אֱלֹהִים אֶל-מֹשֶׁה ‘ אֶהְיֶה אֲשֶׁר אֶהְיֶה

In Parashat Va’era, God says to Moshe: “I will be what I will be.” What does this enigmatic sentence mean?

Dr. David Frankel [1], Senior Lecturer in Bible at The Schechter Institutes [2], shares with us his fascinating interpretation of the mysterious phrase. According to him, God is elusive; we can never pin him down to a spot or know exactly how to access him.

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