Players wanted for a match between Central and Western Marble Arch Synagogues. All ages. Sunday 30 July 13:00 to 16:30. The Hub, Regent’s Park, NW1 RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Rabbi Marcus – Vayishlach
Vayishlach means ‘and he sent’, referring to the messengers that Yaakov sent ahead of him to Israel to meet his brother Esav before his planned return to the land of Israel. Yaakov was concerned about their impending reunion due to the bad terms they had parted on. We also read about the famous wrestling episode between Yaakov and the angel after which G-d famously changes Yaakov’s name to Yisrael.