Va’eirah: Why Yaakov Aveinu Was Afraid of the Makkos

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shloime-pollackThe following shiur was delivered by Rabbi Shloime Pollak, Daf Yomi maggid shiur at the Sterling Forest Beis Medrash inLakewood.

The Daas Zekeinim Mibaalei Tosfus, in Parshas Vayechi, discusses two reasons Yaakov Aveinu did not want to be buried in Mitzrayim. Both reasons are related to the Makkos….
One of those reasons, also taught to us by Rashi, is because Makkos Kinnim would effect his body….
The Baalei Tosfus ask on the reason from the Gemarrah in Baba Basra 17a that Yaakov Aveinu’s body would have been protected from the Kinnim…
But the way they ask the question is instructive….
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