Balaam, Prophet For Hire?

Understanding Balaam's Greatest Error

Rabbi David Fohrman
Rabbi David Fohrman


In this week's video, Rabbi Fohrman explores a mysterious Mishnah, in which our Sages compare Abraham and his students, to Balaam, the prophet of this week's parsha, and his students. Where do they get this odd comparison, and what is the meaning we are meant to learn from it?