Between Ignorance and Knowledge / Parashat Shemot

Moses, who grew up in Pharaoh’s palace, seeks to administer justice in the fair-minded manner that Pharaoh taught him, to establish partitions and form a new reality.

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Joseph dies at the end of the Book of Genesis and a new king ascends the Egyptian throne − a king “who knew not Joseph” ‏(Exodus 1:8‏). The ignorance of Joseph’s existence and deeds enables a redefinition of...