Parashat Ekev / Putting Life Into the Text

The verse from this week’s Torah portion is not rejected because its use of the pronoun ‘them’ removes any doubt that Rabbi Gamliel’s reading is metaphorical or allegorical.

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In Tractate Sanhedrin of the Babylonian Talmud, one mishnah lists those people “who will be barred from the world to the come,” and includes those who say that “there will never be a resurrection of the dead”...