Rav Kook on Parshat Eikev: What Does God Want of You?

The Torah clearly expects us to feel both love and awe for God:
“And now, Israel, what does God want of you? Only that you remain in awe of the Eternal your God, following in all His paths and loving Him.” (Deut. 10:12)
What is awe of God? Why is this trait so important?:

http://www.ravkooktorah.org/EKEV63.htm

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3 Responses to Rav Kook on Parshat Eikev: What Does God Want of You?

  1. Bread and Torah
    Blessings Over Food and Torah
    Animals Served First!
    Four Blessings After Eating
    Two Types of Love for Eretz Yisrael
    Balancing Torah and Work :

    http://www.ravkooktorah.org/ind_dvar.htm

  2. Rav Simon Jacobson on Parshat Ekev:

    Chana’s Prayer
    Moses’ Choice
    The Psalmist and the General
    Warm Feet

    http://meaningfullife.com/torah/parsha/devarim/eikev/

  3. For the L-rd your G-d is bringing you to a good land: … A land of wheat, barley, grapes, figs and pomegranates; a land of oil-yielding olives and [date] honey (Deuteronomy 8:8).Our sages tell us that, originally, all trees bore fruit, as will also be the case in the Era of Moshiach:

    http://www.chabad.org/parshah/article_cdo/aid/83649/jewish/The-Seven-Species-and-Seven-Attributes.htm
    http://www.chabad.org/parshah/default_cdo/aid/36234/jewish/Eikev.htm

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