Jeffrey Dekro is the senior vice president at the Jewish Funds for Justice.
Articles by Jeffrey Dekro
The Divine Ownership Of Wealth
We can translate the concept of the divine ownership of wealth into recognition of the collective effort involved in the generation of wealth.
The Waters of Lustration: Tears and Tzedakah
Jewish sources suggest tears and tzedakah [charity] as two modern replacements for the Red Heifer.
Science Vs. Sabbath?
The environmental destruction intended as a punishment for failing to observe the sabbatical year raises contemporary questions of how to prevent environmental devastation.