Parashat Vayera / פרשת וירא

overwhelmed by their appearance. In contrast, Lot, unaccustomed to visions, was overawed and saw them as angels (Radak, quoting Genesis Rabbah). Genesis Rabbah, Rashi, Rashbam, Nachmanides, Chazkunee, Sforno, and others state that the three were angels. Some commentators state that the angels’ missions were to inform Sarah that she would have a child, to destroy … Continue reading Parashat Vayera / פרשת וירא