Mesiras Nefesh for Eretz Yisrael
- 36 min 5 sec
Yaakov Avinu was hesitant to leave Eretz Yisrael even to see Yosef. This highlights the value of staying in Eretz Yisrael. The Halacha may even allow one to risk one's life to live in Eretz Yisrael. Generally speaking, mesiras nefesh is required in the realm of parnasa and defending Eretz Yisrael.