Take the 2-minute tour ×
Mi Yodeya is a question and answer site for those who base their lives on Jewish law and tradition and anyone interested in learning more. It's 100% free, no registration required.

כָּל אֲשֶׁר עָשָׂה אֱ־לֹהִים לְמֹשֶׁה וּלְיִשְׂרָאֵל עַמּוֹ

Why are they separate did something happen to one that did not happen to the Other?

share|improve this question
add comment

3 Answers 3

up vote 3 down vote accepted

This where the Medrash Learns that Moshe alone was equal to all of Klal Yisroel .

share|improve this answer
add comment

The CHIDA in Rosh David answers that Yisro Had worshiped Idols all theses years was Unsure he could still become a convert. Then he heard of Moshe Accepting of the Eruv Rav and Hashem agreed to accept them and that the Jews themselves worshiped Idols. So it works like this:

כָּל אֲשֶׁר עָשָׂה אֱ־לֹהִים לְמֹשֶׁה:That Moshe accepted the EREV RAV and Hashem agreed to allow them in. וּלְיִשְׂרָאֵל עַמּוֹ that they themselves where Idol Worshipers and Hashem accepted them too He heard this He knew he could come and join also.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Ramban: Yisro heard about the wonders that H' did for Moishe personally, ie the H' dealt kindly and beneficently with him in that he always came to Pharaoh with his demands without fearing him, and that he brought the plagues on Pharoah without retribution

share|improve this answer
    
Rafi van de Vaart, Welcome to mi.yodeya, and thanks very much for sharing this source! We'd love to have you as a fully-registered member, which you can accomplish by clicking register/login, above. –  Isaac Moses Jan 21 '11 at 10:55
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.