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Monday 1 March 2021

The Consequences of Jealousy

Chapter 21 of Deuteronomy shows us how the consequences of fraternal jealousy reach far into the future. It comments on the heartbreaking tension between the two sisters Rachel and Leah, both wives of the patriarch Jacob. Here is Dante Gabriel Rossetti's painting of the two Matriarchs:

Dante's Vision of Rachel and Leah 1855 by Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1828-1882

Hear all about this chapter in the latest Talking Heads, available by clicking here.