Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Audio Shiur: Matot-Masei - Parshat Matot-Masei: Individual Wants vs. Communal Needs

Audio Shiur:
Parshat Matot-Masei: Individual Wants vs. Communal Needs
The requests of the tribes of Reuven and Gad to remain on the East Bank of the Jordan River elicits a powerful and negative reaction from Moshe. We discuss the problems related to their request, which leads us into communal and personal issues, shtiebelization, Israel politics, and even the challenge of Aliyah.

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