Parshat Chayei Sarah
Dvar Torah / Parsha

Parshat Chayei Sarah

This week’s Torah portion, Parshat חיי שרה (the life of Sarah) begins with Sarah Imeinu’s death after 127 years. The Pasuk itself reads “שָׂרָ֔ה מֵאָ֥ה שָׁנָ֛ה וְעֶשְׂרִ֥ים שָׁנָ֖ה וְשֶׁ֣בַע שָׁנִ֑ים,” (And the life of Sarah was 100 years and 20 years and seven years). One may ask why the Torah describes her years as 100 … Continue reading