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The Pursuer

The Pursuer

As you read these texts on the Hebrew concept of the “pursuer,” consider how the word is used most prominently in the discussion about one who pursues another person to do harm. Who is a rodef and how we react to a rodef has been a topic of discussion since people first began discussing the contents of the Tanakh.

Crisis - Rodef (593.5 KiB, 70 downloads)