Weekly Torah Study:
What had the Israelites to gain from finding grace in Egyptian eyes?

Finding grace in Egyptian eyes was no less a miracle than the plagues. What does it signify?

Rabbi Gedalia Meyer ,

Rabbi Gedalia Meyer
Rabbi Gedalia Meyer
Reuven at Temple Inst

Nearly hidden in the bright lights and thunderous roar of the ten plagues that were visited upon Egypt was the understated, but no less astonishing miracle of the Hebrews finding grace in the eyes of their Egyptian neighbors, who showered them with silver and gold and fine garments as they prepared to leave Egypt forever.

Why was this often overlooked miracle such an important part of G-d's plan for the exodus?

What had Israel to gain from their newfound riches?