As the People of Israel stood at the plains of Moab, ready to enter the Promised Land, Moses led them in reaffirming their covenant with God for all generations to come. The Talmud suggests that the Hebrew name for plains of Moab, ‘Arvot Moav’, comes from the Hebrew term ‘arvut’, meaning mutual responsibility. Rabbi Shlomo Riskin explains: “I would submit that this covenant (that we share with Hashem) is that of mutuality, interdependent co-signership, but not necessarily between Jew and Jew – that was already incorporated into the previous covenants – but rather between Israel and the other nations of the world. After all, when Abraham was originally elected, G-d commanded that ‘through you all the families of the world will be blessed’ – through the message of Ethical Monotheism, the vision of a G-d who demands justice, compassion and peace, which Abraham’s descendants must convey to the world. This is the true mission of Israel! This third covenant is the covenant of Israel’s responsibility to the world!”
The long and fruitful life of Israel’s last surviving founding father, Shimon Peres, has ended, but memories of the great changes he wrought and the incredible services he did for Israel and the world will never be forgotten.
After the flood which wiped out nearly the entirety of Earth's population, God made a covenant with Noah and his family through the sign of the rainbow, that He would never again carry out such a mass destruction against His people. Since time immemorial, the rainbow has been an assurance of God's everlasting love.
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Good afternoon, I would like to thank G-d for the opportunity to wish the chosen nation by Word and Blood a powerful Rosh Hashanah. I hope that I will be of use in agreeing on the 2nd- 04th of October 2016 that indeed Jehovah is the only G-d of the Universe and will forever remain my KING and Lord. Thank you so much team for enlightenment on the deeper truths of the life that surrounds us. We indeed worship a G-d that we are yet to discover. My roots are so much in Israel to find out all there is to find out about My Creator. - Nomthetho, Port Elizabeth, South Africa