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Parashat Behukotai Marketplace of Torah Ideas

In Rabbi Jonathan’s view, however, the Torah has no intention of luring such individuals and leading them to righteousness.

In this week’s Torah reading, Behukotai (Leviticus 26:3-27:34), the long list of laws that fills the Book of Leviticus ends. Now the book’s schematic,...