Audio Roundup 2020:44

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by Joel Rich

The phrase “ad hayom hazeh” appears 76 times in Tanach and “ad hayom” another 12 times. Some authorities understand it generally to mean until the time the Torah was written while others understand it as forever.
Does the latter interpretation mean that some avenues of free will are foreclosed? According to the former, why bother telling us?

Is the pre-churban internecine infighting in the face of an outside threat more understandable how that we’ve seen our response to covid?

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About Joel Rich

Joel Rich is a frequent local lecturer on various Torah topics in West Orange, NJ and supports his Torah listening habits by working as a consulting actuary.

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