Korban Pesach: Communal or Personal?
- Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner
- Jan 30, 2020
- 54 min 38 sec
References: Pesachim: 91a, Pesachim: 66a, Pesachim: 65b, Pesachim: 79a, Yoma: 51a
The passages in Parshat Bo, and the laws of the Korban Pesach in Egypt and beyond, could be read to support viewing the korban as communal (korban tzibbur) or personal (korban yachid). Why does the korban have this dual identity, and what does that mean for us?