Judaism: The Temple Institute on the Parsha
Torah from the Old City of Jerusalem.
Published: Thursday, August 01, 2013 5:05 PM
Rabbi Chaim RichmanRabbi Chaim Richman is the Director of the International Department of...
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Parashat Re'eh teaches us how to properly conduct the affairs of the nation of Israel in the land of Israel.
We must free the country of all traces of heathenism.
It warns us against false prophets who preach transgression and weak leaders who make "painful decisions" which are nothing less than gross violations of everything that Torah teaches us.
It warns against their attempting to lead Israel into pacts with foreign cultures and false gods, foisting a Moloch-like death cult upon the righteous people of Israel.