Parshat Re’eh: What Does God Have to Do with Social Justice?

Rabbi Yakov Nagen

What Does God Have to Do with Social Justice? Rabbi Dr. Yakov Nagen is the director of the Beit Midrash for Judaism and Humanity and the Blickle Institute for Interfaith Dialogue   The Torah addresses both interpersonal relations and the individual’s relationship with God. There are those who think the human, social realm is more important, …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Parshat Reeh 5782

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Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Reeh (Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “See, I am giving before you this day a blessing and a curse…” (Deuteronomy 11:26) So opens our Biblical portion, making reference to the covenant at Mt. Gerizim and Mt. Eybal which dramatically concludes the Book of Deuteronomy and precedes our entry …

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