Torah Pearls – Season 2 – Vayechi
Joseph was 17 years old when sold into slavery and Jacob lived 17 years in Egypt with Joseph, is there a significance to the number 17? What is the meaning of the name El Shaddai? Why was Ephraim blessed as the first born? What is the meaning of the phrase “until Shiloh comes”? Why didn’t Jacob want to be buried in Egypt and yet Joseph was?