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6 Responses

  1. yitz says:

    Let’s not forgot what we read this past Shabbos in the Haftarah:
    מצפון תפתח הרעה על כל יושבי הארץ…
    ונלחמו אליך ולא יוכלו לך, כי איתך אני נאום ה’ להצילך.
    [Yirmiyahu, 1:14,19]
    “from the North will the evil open up, upon all the inhabitants of the Land…And they will wage war upon you, but not overcome you, for I am with you, says Hashem, to save you.”

  2. Binyamin says:

    The passuk is explained both as referring to Lebanon, and to the Beis Hamikdash/Eretz Yisrael. Both explanations are true now.

  3. shmuel says:

    What is your point? This gemmara and pasuk are referring to the destruction of the bais hamikdash

  4. Tzvi says:

    You interpreted it for good, unlike the Gemara which had a different understanding of ‘Lebanon’. Amen, ken yehi ratzon.

  5. Sam says:

    I find it very interesting to contrast the comment of Shmuel and the comment of Tzvi above, even though they said basically the same thing…

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