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  • The double accent on yisra'el suggests the two possible modes of reading: othnach for private reading, making a pause according to the sense, the metheg for public or liturgical reading to indicate direct continuation, slurring over the vile deed.

    Exposition of Genesis: Volume 1

  • Religious leaders and public figures on both sides of the political divide, the Labour Movement and the Revisionist Movement, most of them secular, came together in July 1967 and founded the Movement for Greater Israel (eretz yisra'el ha-shlema).

    Window Into Palestine


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