Judaism: The Temple Institute on Parshat Noah
Torah from the Old City of Jerusalem.
Published: Friday, October 19, 2012 9:39 AM
Rabbi Chaim RichmanRabbi Chaim Richman is the Director of the International Department of...
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The first lesson we are taught by Torah concerning the ten generation epoch spanning from Adam to Noah is that man's behavior toward his fellow man has a direct and powerful effect on the natural world around him.
Proper human conduct is a prerequisite for any effective environmental activism to succeed in preserving the magnificent ecosystem with which G-d has blessed us.
A civilization that loses its moral compass will come crashing down, and take the natural world with it.
A cautionary tale.