Would You Murder and Also Inherit? A Biblical Story of Crimes, Misdemeanors, and Other Addictions

Posted by Judy Klitsner on November 20, 2014
Topics: Conflict Resolution, Inheritance, Global Day of Jewish Learning, Halakha

Contributor to the 2014 Global Day of Jewish Learning.

In a shocking biblical narrative, a king of Israel embarks on a spiral of crimes culminating in murder. Judy Klitsner examines the appetites and processes that lead from misdemeanor to crime; she then address the larger issue of how the trajectory of sin resembles that of addiction.

 

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