Among the numerous births recounted in the book of Genesis, two are of twins: the births of Isaac and Rebecca’s twins, Jacob and Esau; and the births of Peretz and Zerach, twin sons of Tamar and Judah. The similarities and the differences, the mystical meaning and the lesson in life.
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Torah: Leviticus 16:1-20:27 Haftarah: Amos 9:7-15