Keeping silent

Torah from the Old City of Jerusalem.

Rabbi Chaim Richman, | updated: 09:36

Rabbi Chaim Richman
Rabbi Chaim Richman

Shhhh! The Torah reading of Vayechi teaches us the importance of keeping silent.

Not all information needs to be shared.

Silence can be the best weapon against unnecessarily hurting someone, when employed thoughtfully.

This is the unspoken message relayed to us by Binyamin and by Yosef.