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Audio: Ask the Rabbi: What Does "Chosen People" Mean?

Ever study Jewish history? It's been a long hard road. What does it mean to be the Chosen People?
10/30/2012, 8:02 PM

A7 Radio's "ASK THE RABBI!" with Rabbi Pinchas Winston
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Ever study Jewish history? It's been a long hard road. Why?

If the Jewish people are the Chosen People, because they are the people who first chose God, then what went wrong? The last couple of thousand years have been grueling to say the least, and to what end?

Rabbi Pinchas Winston is an international lecturer and acclaimed author, having published more than 25 works about Judaism. His special focus is on 'geula b'rachamim' or 'redemption through mercy'.  His website,  www.ThirtySix.org , offers videos, essays and a his library of books he has authored.   To send Rabbi Winston your questions to be answered on the show, email:  PWinston@ThirtySix.org
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