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The Politics of Memory (Eikev 5779)

In Eikev Moses sets out a political doctrine of such wisdom that it can never become redundant or obsolete He does it by way of a pointed contrast between the ideal to which Israel is called, and the danger with which it is faced This is the ideal: Observe the commands of the Lord your God, walking in His ways and revering Him For the Lord your God is bringing you into a good land – a land... Read more

Why Is The Jewish People So Small? (Va’etchanan 5779)

Near the end of Va’etchanan is a statement with such far-reaching implications that it challenges the impression that has prevailed … Read more

The Teacher as Hero (Devarim 5779)

Imagine the following scenario. You are 119 years and 11 months old. The end of your life is in sight. … Read more