[Avodah] Haman and Amaleik

Micha Berger micha at aishdas.org
Tue Feb 26 12:33:39 PST 2013

On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 11:36:36AM -0500, Rich, Joel wrote:
: IIRC R'YBS differentiated between a communal mitzvah to defend the
: Jewish people and an individual mitzvah to wipe out descendants...

I would think that non-genetic, ie ideological Amaleiqim, are by
definition only the adults who actually promote that ideology. It wouldn't
become a command related to an entire ethnic group.

Tir'u baTov!

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