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14:7 There is hope for a tree   Iyov contrasts the passing of man to the death of a tree....

Job 14:7

14:7 There is hope for a tree   Iyov contrasts the passing of man to the death of a tree....

14:7 There is hope for a tree   Iyov contrasts the passing of man to the death of a tree. Once a man has departed from this world, he cannot be brought back to life. A tree, on the other...

6:27   You would even cast lots over an orphan In Sefer Yeshayahu, the impending destruction of the Land of...

Job 6:27

6:27   You would even cast lots over an orphan In Sefer Yeshayahu, the impending destruction of the Land of...

6:27   You would even cast lots over an orphan In Sefer Yeshayahu, the impending destruction of the Land of Israel and exile of its people is attributed to the corruption of the residents of Yerushalayim. Yeshayahu illustrates this corruption...

 5:6   Nor does mischief spring from the ground Eliphaz says that suffering does not spring forth out of the...

Job 5:6

 5:6   Nor does mischief spring from the ground Eliphaz says that suffering does not spring forth out of the...

 5:6   Nor does mischief spring from the ground Eliphaz says that suffering does not spring forth out of the ground, but rather comes as a result of a person’s sins. Since no one is free of sin, every person...

 2:7   And inflicted a severe inflammation on Iyov This is Iyov’s final test before he reacts to all of his...

Job 2:7

 2:7   And inflicted a severe inflammation on Iyov This is Iyov’s final test before he reacts to all of his...

 2:7   And inflicted a severe inflammation on Iyov This is Iyov’s final test before he reacts to all of his suffering. After losing his wealth and his children, he is now stricken with a painful condition all over his body....

 1:1   There was a man in the land of Utz  The word Uz, in Hebrew utz (עוץ), is derived from...

Job 1:1

 1:1   There was a man in the land of Utz  The word Uz, in Hebrew utz (עוץ), is derived from...

 1:1   There was a man in the land of Utz  The word Uz, in Hebrew utz (עוץ), is derived from the Hebrew word etz (עץ), meaning ‘tree.’ The Sages of the Talmud (Bava Batra 15a) teach that phrase “land of...

 36:23   Let him go up The last verse in the Tanakh calls upon the Jewish people to ascend to...

II Chronicles 36:23

 36:23   Let him go up The last verse in the Tanakh calls upon the Jewish people to ascend to...

 36:23   Let him go up The last verse in the Tanakh calls upon the Jewish people to ascend to Eretz Yisrael. After decades of Babylonian rule, Cyrus grants permission for the exiled Jews to return to their land and...

 35:18   No Pesach like that one Like his great-grandfather Chizkiyahu, Yoshiyahu incorporates the Pesach ritual into the process of...

II Chronicles 35:18

 35:18   No Pesach like that one Like his great-grandfather Chizkiyahu, Yoshiyahu incorporates the Pesach ritual into the process of...

 35:18   No Pesach like that one Like his great-grandfather Chizkiyahu, Yoshiyahu incorporates the Pesach ritual into the process of renewing the covenant with Hashem. However, the verse implies that the Pesach celebration in the time of Yoshiyahu was even...

33:2   Following the abhorrent practices of the nations Before entering the Land of Israel, Hashem tells the Children of...

II Chronicles 33:2

33:2   Following the abhorrent practices of the nations Before entering the Land of Israel, Hashem tells the Children of...

33:2   Following the abhorrent practices of the nations Before entering the Land of Israel, Hashem tells the Children of Israel that remaining in the land is dependent upon their moral character. He warns them not to learn from or...

30:6   God of your fathers, Avraham, Yitzchak, and Yisrael Chizkiyahu invokes the God of Avraham, Yitzchak and Yaakov, the forefathers to whom...

II Chronicles 30:6

30:6   God of your fathers, Avraham, Yitzchak, and Yisrael Chizkiyahu invokes the God of Avraham, Yitzchak and Yaakov, the forefathers to whom...

30:6   God of your fathers, Avraham, Yitzchak, and Yisrael Chizkiyahu invokes the God of Avraham, Yitzchak and Yaakov, the forefathers to whom the Land of Israel was first promised. He sends his messengers throughout the land to tell those who had inherited...

 26:19   Leprosy broke out on his forehead Emboldened by his success, Uzziyahu is not satisfied with being just a...

II Chronicles 26:19

 26:19   Leprosy broke out on his forehead Emboldened by his success, Uzziyahu is not satisfied with being just a...

 26:19   Leprosy broke out on his forehead Emboldened by his success, Uzziyahu is not satisfied with being just a king; he wishes to be a Kohen as well. Since he is not a descendant of the house of Levi,...

Job 14:7

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