Posts tagged ‘blessing a child’

Toldot 5775: Bless Me

In this week’s Torah portion, Jacob receives Isaac’s blessing, usurping his brother Esau with subterfuge. Afterward, Esau says: “Bless me, even me also, O my father.”…

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Noach: Always this Wonder

This is a prayer that our children remember pure joy of laughter and play. It’s a prayer that we remember our own innocence and love. After…

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Shabbat Blessing for Children Who Have Left Home

One of my great joys of parenthood is putting my hands on my daughters’ heads and blessing them. As they went off to college and to…

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