Nitzavim vs. Haftara: A Clue to Solve the Rosh Hashana Paradox
- 7 min 54 sec
Series: Five Minute Parsha
References: Rosh Hashana: 18A, Yevamot: 49B, Yevamot: 105A
Parshas Nitzavim and its haftara seem to be opposites - serious and somber vs. soaring and euphoric. Though they seem inconsistent, this paradox might actually help us appreciate the opposing aspects of Rosh Hashana, which always follows Nitzavim.