[Avodah] Chop a Mitzvah?

Zev Sero zev at sero.name
Wed Aug 14 07:47:38 PDT 2019

On 14/8/19 10:39 am, Rich, Joel via Avodah wrote:
> Thought experiments: There’s a mitzvah that’s equally incumbent on a 
> group that you are part of:
> 1) do you “chop” (grab) the mitzvah (perhaps show how important/dear it 
> is) or let someone else do it (perhaps showing humility)?

If there's a rush of others to do it, then "Hatzenuim moshchim es 
yedeihem."  If nobody is stepping forward then "Bemakom she'ein anashim".

Zev Sero            A prosperous and healthy 5779 to all
zev at sero.name       Seek Jerusalem's peace; may all who love you prosper

More information about the Avodah mailing list