The Batei Midrash of Shem, Ever and Yehudah
- Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner
- Dec 13, 2018
- 55 min 27 sec
References: Yoma: 28b, Megilla: 17a
What is the basis for the midrashim about Shem and Ever establishing batei midrash/yeshivot, and about their interactions with Avraham, Yitzchak, Rivkah and Yaakov? Why did Yaakov veer from their model in sending Yehudah to establish a Beit Midrash in Goshen - and why did he choose Yehudah?