Love of the Land - A Land Like Yours
Selections from classical Torah sources
which express the special relationship between
the People of Israel and Eretz Yisrael
A LAND LIKE YOURS
The respect he showed for Eretz Yisrael by not daring to suggest that there was a land superior to it, say our Sages, gained for him the merit of being referred to elsewhere (Ezra 4:10) as "the great and noble Asnappar" (Sanhedrin 94a).
Written by Rabbi Mendel Weinbach, Dean, Ohr Somayach Institutions
General Editor: Rabbi Moshe Newman
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