S.A. Chief Rabbi Warren GoldsteinThe writer is Chief Rabbi of South Africa, holds a Doctorate in Human Rights and Constitutional law. His pioneering project of a countrywide Shabbat is world-famous.
In addition to the war in Gaza, there is a war being waged against us in the major cities of the world.
What is our response? How do we engage with this?
We must use the Biblical guidance given by the High Priest before the Jews went out to war:
Do not fear them
Do not panic..
The Chofetz Chaim explained that these verses also refer to the battlefield of ideas.
Remember: The legitimacy of Israel does not come from other's decisions.