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Chayei Sarah: What Makes for a Successful Life?

What Rashi's take on Sarah's life means to us.

Chayei Sarah

The Torah eulogizes Sarah by dividing up her age into 100 years, 20 years, and 7 years. In this video, we delve into Rashi’s famous explanation, and show that Sarah’s integrating of experiences into her later life gives us a model for how to best embrace life.

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About the Author: Rabbi David Fohrman is the dean of Aleph Beta Academy. He has taught at Johns Hopkins University, and was a lead writer and editor for ArtScroll's Talmud translation project. Aleph Beta creates videos to help people experience Torah in way that is relevant and meaningful to them. for more videos, visit: alephbeta.org.

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