How many times have we ourselves been cast into a pit of desire, anger, fear, anxiety or doubt? From where does our help come in those times of emptiness and dryness?
May we, like Joseph, learn – even if it takes a lifetime - to be forgiving of whoever and whatever has pushed us into a dry and empty place.
Friday, December 16, 2011
Vayyeshev: In a dry and empty place
Parshat Vayyeshev Gen 37: 24 “ And they took him [Joseph] and cast him into the pit; now the pit was empty and there was no water in it.