Sfas Emes Parshas Vayechi

Parshas Vayechi By Dr. Nosson Chayim Leff Sfas Emes, Zechuso Tagein Aleinu, Parshas Vayechi. 5631 The Sfas Emes begins by focusing on the parsha’s first four words: “Vayechi Ya’akov be’Eretz Mitzrayim… ” (“Ya’akov lived in Egypt…”). The Sfas Emes sees special significance in the Torah’s decision to start the parsha with the word ‘Vayechi’ Why?…