Toldot (5774) - Fields of Love and War
We will explore the concept of the field, the “sadeh,” which is introduced in Chayei Sarah and richly developed in Toldot. As we will see, this field begins as a model for the gap that separates the world from its source and develops into a model for a deeper kind of relationship. At the end of this parsha, an understanding of the field becomes the test for determining who is the true bearer of the legacy of Avraham, who is the true “toldah.”
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