Yitzchak avinu (Isaac our patriarch) was a man of vision blinded by the light of G-d’s brilliant and hidden presence. He lived, he died, and he lived again to bless his son Yaakov, ‘ish tam,’ the perfectible man, with the task of bringing G-d’s light into the world for all to perceive.

Toldot (Genesis 25:19-28:9)
Parashat Toldot is read on Shabbat:
Marcheshvan 29, 5775/November 22, 2014