The taste of Shabbat – Shoftim 5778 Rav Mordechai Elon After the laws of the temple, the Torah teaches us this week about royalty. This would seem a logical continuation of the laws of judges and law enforcers mentioned at the beginning of the… Continue Reading "The taste of Shabbat – Shoftim 5778"
The taste of Shabbat – Shoftim 5777 Rav Mordechai Elon The Torah tells us of important posts to be appointed at the beginning of our parsha: judges, police, a king and prophets. The appointment of judges is not one of the 613 mitzvot, but… Continue Reading "The taste of Shabbat – Shoftim 5777"
The taste of Shabbat – Parshat Shoftim 5776 Rav Mordechai Elon Our parsha begins with a very important subject for ourselves as individuals and as a community "Justice, justice shall you pursue" צֶ֥דֶק צֶ֖דֶק תִּרְדֹּ֑ף… In order that that you may live and possess the land… Continue Reading "The taste of Shabbat – Parshat Shoftim 5776"