For the week of January 7, 2024
Torah Portion: Va’eira
Torah Portion: Exodus 6:2–9:35
New Testament: Romans 9:14-26
Commentary: This portion emphasizes the might and sovereignty of God, even over stubborn hearts like Pharaoh’s. The escalating severity of the plagues illustrates the consequences of defiance against God, while also highlighting the protection offered to those who are faithful. It’s a powerful reminder of the importance of obedience and trust in divine authority.