Matos-Masei – Respecting His Name

What is the concept of a vow or oath that involves the name of Hashem? What are the the three characteristics necessary for a person to be able to use the name of Hashem in an oath? Why do these attributes give greater value to the mention of His name? Why can it be so destructive to use Hashem’s name in an oath for mundane matters, even if it is a truthful oath? What is the difference between using Hashem’s name in an oath versus using His name in a blessing?

Find out in this week’s parsha podcast.

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