Sefirat HaOmer: Repairing and Redeeming Society
Why did Rabbi Akiva's students die between Pesach and Shavuot? Because a chosen people who seek to embrace a covenantal relationship must learn to respect the other. Thoughts on Sefirat HaOmer and a story illustrating how Rabbi Soloveitchik and Rav Moshe Feinstein taught us what mutual respect looks like.
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