Parashat Vayishlach - וַיִּשְׁלַח
In the parashah, Jacob reconciles with Esau after wrestling with a "man". The prince Shechem rapes Dinah, whose brothers sack the city of Shechem in revenge. In the family's subsequent flight, Rachel gives birth to Benjamin and dies in childbirth.
Torah Portion: Genesis 32:4-36:43
Parashat Vayishlach is the 8th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading. Next read on December 2, 2023 / 19 Kislev 5784