God promises prosperity in the material field to the Children of Israel, but warns, at the same time, that their disobedience will even lead them to exile. Yet he asserts that he will not break his covenant with them. Tithing legislation appears here.
Fifty-five years ago we woke up with the news that our brothers in Medinat Israel were in shelters, the soldiers at the front, the enlisted reservists. The Six-Day War had begun, a war whose consequences changed the face of the Middle East and Israel's place in the concert of nations.