Yeshivat Orot Shaul, Ra'anana

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Beit Hamidrash

Parashat Shoftim

By: הרב אביע"ד סנדרס

Parashat Shoftim has two political mitzvoth: crowning a king, and listening to Beit Din. Rabbi Aviad Sanders claims that the tension between the two is the basis of the modern Jewish system of checks and balances