Devarim (Pisqa'ot 1-25)

Pisqa’ 7

Pisqa’ 71


See! I have placed the Land before you!” (Dt.1:8).

Moses said to them:

I won’t expect you to accept rumors or tales

Rather, only what you see with your own eyes!2

“Come and take possession of the Land!” (Dt.1:8).

Moses said to them:

When you enter the Land

you won’t need weapons.

Just survey it and dole it out!

  1. H:33; JN1:34.
  2. This is part of the formula by which eye-witnesses are charged before giving testimony. Cf. M. San.4:5 and Pisqa’ 19.1