Va’eschanan – Entering Israel

Why was it so important to Moshe to go into Israel? What is the significance of Hashem’s response – ‘don’t speak to Me about this,’ and ‘go up on the mountain to see the land?’ What is the value of seeing the land if he could not go there? Why is this the circumstance that the midrash uses to teach us that we are to pray when we face a challenge? What does it mean when Hashem says, ‘I consider it as if you’ve gone in?’ How was Moshe able to praise the land of Israel if he had never actually seen it himself?

Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast?

Running time: 25:28

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