Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Audio Shiur: Parshat Korach 5770 - Community Responsiblity: Drilling a Hole in the Boat

Audio Shiur:
Parshat Korach 5770 - Community Responsiblity: Drilling a Hole in the Boat

Following the flotilla fiasco in Israel, many Israelis have been left to wonder: where is everyone? Where were all the Jews? This question raises the larger issue of communal responsibility and obligation: to what degree are we required to act on behalf of one another? How much of the burden do we bear for the sin of others? All this - and the Midrash's explanation for why the world believes CNN, and not Israel.

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