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Insight 5775-34: Truth and Slander

For Shelach
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Study Question

1) This question is already implied in the Insight itself but we may wonder about the distinctions in thought that exist between the variant presentations. Do the three see the sin of the meraglim differently and how do they then understand the nature of this sin? I, though, still think that, despite their differences in presentation, they may all still see the nature f the sin similarly.

Friday, June 5, 2015