Why Does the Torah Prohibit Interest? חבורה בענין טעם איסור רבית לישראל, ומצות (ואיסור) רבית לגוי
- 1 hr 44 min 15 sec
Series: Yadin Yadin
Venue: YU Wilf Campus
Jewish tradition prohibits charging interest to Jews, and has a complex set of permissions, injunctions, and prohibitions regarding the charging of interest to gentiles. What is the basis of this prohibition, and how might it vary among different populations? This Chaburah considers these questions at some length.