Weekly Torah portion: Bo

Torah from the Old City of Jerusalem

Rabbi Chaim Richman

Judaism Rabbi Chaim Richman
Rabbi Chaim Richman

Blood on the lintel and the doorposts was not a sign intended to aid G-d in sparing His children Israel from the plague of the first-born.

It was a sign for all those who performed the Passover offering as G-d commanded, protecting them from the destroyer within.