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Why do Jews call Sarah ''Sarah our Mother''?

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March 24, 2014 5:58PM

Sarah was Abraham's wife (Genesis ch.11, ch.12,16,17,18,20,21,24). According to tradition, Abraham and Sarah founded Judaism and are the ancestors (through their grandson Jacob) of the Israelites, who are the ancestors of the Jewish people.