Author: Avraham (Allan) Friedman, LMSW
October 29th, 2014
Go Forth Inwards - Parshat Lech Lecha
Knowing where we are going is usually a good idea when we start any journey - whether we are going to work, on a vacation or to a family gathering.
It is, therefore, surprising that when God says to Avraham at the beginning of Parshat Lech Lecha, "go forth", he seems to start by not telling him where he is going but rather what he is leaving. "Go forth from your land, from your birthplace and from your …