This is Noah's chronicle. Noah was a righteous man; in his generation, he was above reproach: Noah walked with God. - Genesis 6:9
The Eternal said to Abram, "Go forth from your land, your birthplace, your father's house, to the land that I will show you." - Genesis 12:1
The Eternal appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre as he was sitting at the entrance of the tent at about the hottest time of the day. - Genesis 18:1
Sarah lived to be 127 years old--such was the span of Sarah's life. - Genesis 23:1
This is the line of Isaac son of Abraham: Abraham begot Isaac. - Genesis 25:19
And Jacob left Beersheba and set out for Haran. - Genesis 28:10
Jacob now sent messengers ahead of him to his brother Esau in the land of Seir, in the countryside of Edom. - Genesis 32:4
This important conference offers learning and dialogue through dynamic speakers and experiential workshops about welcoming and including LGBTQ Jews, making the synagogue community a safe and diverse spiritual, social and educational home for LGBTQ members and straight allies.
Jacob now settled in the land of his father's sojourning, in the land of Canaan. - Genesis 37:1
Hanukkah (alternately spelled Chanukah), meaning "dedication" in Hebrew, refers to the joyous eight-day celebration during which Jews commemorate the victory of the Maccabees over the armies of Syria in 165 B.C.E. and the subsequent liberation and "rededication" of the Temple in Jerusalem.