Category : Jerusalem Post

News / Jerusalem Post - 2 days ago

What does the 'lech lecha' phrase mean?

The call is abrupt: “Lech lecha (Go-you-forth) from your land, from your kindred, from your father’s house, to the land that I will let you see” (Genesis 12:1). This cryptic call from God to Avram begins the sojourn of the Jewish people....