Summary: Masei

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These are some of the laws that the Lord commanded the Israelites, through Moses, on the steps of Moab, at the Jordan near Jericho.

Questions:  1) What is difference between “thou shall not murder” and “thou shall not kill”? 

2) Why is it important to always have two witnesses before judging someone innocent or guilty of a sin? 

3) Do you believe that people who murder out of hatred should be put to death?  Why or why not?

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Nancy Reuben Greenfield

Nancy Reuben Greenfield has written three adaptations of the Torah, including an
interactive family version at, and an engaging
Jewish immigrant novel, The Golden Medina, available on itunes and Amazon.