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Parashat Shoftim: Justice, Justice

"Justice, justice shall you pursue" — the rousing opening phrase of this Torah portion. But in a world filled with injustice, where do we begin?

Scales of Justice
Scales of Justice
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Hashivenu: A Podcast on Resilience

Multifaith dialogue has the power not just to build bridges of understanding, but to foster personal spiritual growth and transformation. We speak with Rabbi Nancy Fuchs Kreimer and Professor Sa'ed Atshan, a Palestinian Quaker Christian, about their experiences in multifaith work. 

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Justice, Justice

“Justice, justice shall you pursue”: the rousing opening phrase of this Torah portion. But in a world filled with injustice, where do we begin?

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Melekh Ha-Olam, Sovereign of All

In ancient times, Israel, like its neighbors, was a monarchy. But the Torah constrains the king’s authority, making it clear that a leader’s abuse of power and indifference to morality are age-old phenomena that must be kept in check.

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