Re: Yitchok, Rifka & Avimelech

Reuven Subar (
Wed, 25 Dec 1996 11:28:22 -0200

Danny Schoemann wrote:

> Considering that Yitzchak & Rifka already had twins by the time
> they went down to Gerar, how did they manage to pull off the
> "she's my sister" trick?

"She's my widowed sister?"
But I have corrallary question: Avimelech knew Avraham; he even
attended Yitzchak's weaning party. Wasn't he surprised to find out
that Yitzchak had a sister, meaning that Avraham and Sara had had
ANOTHER miracle baby?

Reuven Subar

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