Parshat Shoftim: Our Responsibility to Pursue Justice

Pnina Omer

Our Responsibility to Pursue Justice Pnina Omer is the Director of Yad La’isha: The Monica Dennis Goldberg Legal Aid Center and Hotline for Agunot The portion of Shoftim opens with the words “Judges and officers shall you appoint for you in all your gates… and they shall judge the people with righteous judgement.”  The section …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Parshat Shoftim 5782

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Shoftim (Deuteronomy 16:18 – 21:9) By Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “Judges and Executors of Justice shall you establish for yourselves in all of your gates…. Justice, justice shall you pursue in order that you may live and inherit the land which the Lord your God is giving to you.” (Deuteronomy 16:18–20) In …

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