Parshas Vayetze: Giving Thanks

November 30, 2022 by Lazer Brody

The Gemara makes a seemingly strange statement: “No one thanked Hashem until our matriarch Leah said, ‘This time, I will thank Hashem’ (Genesis 29:35).” Adam, Noah and Abraham all thanked Hashem way before Leah did. So what’s the Gemara talking about?

One comment on “Parshas Vayetze: Giving Thanks”

  • Thank you. We have beautiful birds in Florida. When i see then in the yard or blocking the street, I often sing out loudly a blessing to HaShem for His so impressive creations. I guess i should do that for the alligators that are in such great abundance. After i am in the clear and then i won’t take that fear home with me.

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