Some thoughts and resources for exploring the Torah portion Va-eira — also: Va’eira, Va’era, or Vaera — Exodus 6:2-9:35. This is part of a series of weekly “gathering sources” posts, collecting previous material on the weekly Torah portion, most originally part of a 2009-2010 series called “Opening the Book.”
A Path to Follow: Yo in Yocheved
Something to Notice: Passover verbs
Language and Translation: Sealed lips
Great Source(s): Knowing
More Great Source(s): The Holy Name of Being.
Va-eira is next read in the Diaspora minchah January 18 through Shabbat Jan 25.