Shoftim 12:10-15: Ivtzan, Eilon and Avdon
- Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner
- May 18, 2017
- 57 min 26 sec
References: Bava Batra: 91a
Three mini-shoftim. Why is Ivtzan linked with Boaz? Why does the Talmud portray Ivtzan/Boaz in such a bad light? And why the emphasis on the number of children of the mini-Shoftim - these, as well as Yair HaGiladi? The Rabbi Rotenberg article mentioned at the end is available at https://web.archive.org/web/20131019002857/http://orot.ac.il/publications/shmaatin/177/176-6.pdf.