The Torah talks about the type of acacia-wood boards needed to erect the holy Tabernacle in the desert. They had to be 10×1.5 cubits, or about 15 feet long and 2.2 feet wide. Where did Moses find such choice lumber in the desert?
Rav Shalom Arush says that until a person realizes that his job in the world is not to make money, he won’t be free of the lust for money. That way, his money will always be tainted..
Source: Breslev Israel
Shechem was where Joseph the Tzaddik was sold into slavery, where Dina was kidnapped and where the Jewish Civil War began after King Solomon’s death. Why is it such a hotspot to this day?