Our Immigration Debate: A Matter of National Importance (Ki Tetzei, Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19)

By Rabbi Daniel LehmannComprehensive immigration reform has been a contentious issue in the halls of the United States Congress for years. The Senate has recently passed a bill to address the needs of immigration reform but it will likely be more difficult to pass legislation in the House of Representatives and there is already talk about a less comprehensive compromise in the works.In Israel there has also been significant political tension over the status of illegal immigrants from … [Read more...]