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The story of Avraham buying the cave of Machpelah is principly mentioned in Parshat Chayei Sarah Bereshit 23:3-20.
If so, why does the Torah stress again and again that Avraham bought the cave from Efron HaChiti in Bereshit 49:29-32 and Bereshit 50:13?
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asked Dec 30, 2012 at 17:22
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"If so, why does the Torah stress again and again that Avraham bought the cave from Efron HaChiti?"
So that there wouldn't be any question as to ownership rights. See here for more.
answered Oct 18, 2013 at 15:28
Seth JSeth J
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