Union for Reform Judaism

This Week's Torah Portion
Now When [Pharaoh] Let [the People] Go
Exodus 13:17−17:16

Now when Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them by way of the land of the Philistines, although it was nearer; for God said, "The people may have a change of heart when they see war, and return to Egypt." - Exodus 13:17