International Support and Relief and Judaism Quotes
By: BJE Impact

 

“Do not stand idly by the blood of your fellow human being; I am God.” – Leviticus 19:15

“Whenever a person can save another person’s life but fails to do so, he transgresses a negative commandment, as (Lev.19:16) states: ‘Do not stand idly by the blood of your neighbor.’ Similarly, [this commandment applies] when a person sees a colleague drowning at sea or being attacked by robbers or a wild animal, and he can save him himself or can hire others to save him. Similarly, [it applies] when he hears [others] conspiring to harm a colleague or planning a snare for him, and he does not inform him and notify him [of the danger].” – Rambam, Laws of the Murderer and Protecting Life 1:14

“The Lord shall scatter you among the peoples…But from thence you will seek the Lord your God, and you shall find Him.” – Deuteronomy 4:27-29