Secret of the Shoe: Why the Mitzvah of Yibum Serves as the Icon of Geulah

Death, mourning, scandal — so many shocking, unsavory ingredients to birth of the moshiach. This enigma points to the mitzvah of yibum, and the secret of its role both in our parsha and throughout the saga of golus/geulah. We will discover how mitzvah of yibum also inspires hope for personal geulah as we face down our own struggles.