Parasha Eikev: Because; We Have it All!
Luke 1; 41 When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb; and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.42 And she cried out with a loud voice and said, “Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb!43 And how has it happened to me, that the mother of my Lord would come to me?44 For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy.45 And blessed is she who believed that there would be a fulfillment of what had been spoken to her by the Lord.”
I am picking up this year with the Torah Sedra- Parasha- portion of Eikev. The word comes from the same root as the word Ya’acov, Jacob, meaning heel, it can also mean BECAUSE. This is…
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