Matos-Masei – Valuing Life Over Economy
What is the idea behind the three gifts – Wisdom, strength and wealth – that if a person has received them from Hashem, he has everything? When is it considered that one has received them from Hashem, and when is it not? What was the mistake of the sons of the tribes of Gad and Reuven? Why did they not follow their brothers and settle the land of Israel? Why were they the first of the tribes to be exiled? What was at the core of their mistake when they put their property before the lives of their children?
Find out in this week’s Parsha Podcast.
Running time: 23:10