To trust and to trust not. Total trust must exist between a true leader and his people. This is the lesson that G-d choreographed using Yaakov’s final words to his children and Moshe’s initial concern over whether Israel would receive him.
Shemot (Exodus 1:1-6:1)
Parashat Shemot is read on Shabbat:
Tevet 23, 5773/January 5, 2013