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The Idea in Brief The verse is not speaking about any harm from the sun (or even the moon), but instead speaks to harm that occurs night and day; in this respect, the psalmist speaks to divine protection 24/7, which encompasses the time period during the time of the sun (daytime) and time of the moon (nighttime). Discussion The Tehellim were sung, and the ...


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I believe you're looking for Shemot Rabbah 15:26. I've quoted and translated it for you below: דבר אחר: החדש הזה לכם, הדא הוא דכתיב (תהילים עב, ז): יפרח בימיו צדיק ורוב שלום עד בלי ירח, עד שלא הוציא הקדוש ברוך הוא את ישראל ממצרים, ברמז הודיע להם, שאין המלכות בא להם עד שלשים דור, שנאמר: החדש הזה לכם ראש חדשים, החדש שלשים יום, ומלכות שלכם שלשים דור. הלבנה ...


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Many predators are more active during full moons, wolves are the classic example. Lions on the other hand wait until just after a full moon to become more active, as the moon rises later in the evening and thus affords the lion some time after sunset with total darkness. In some areas, though, small mammals actually can see their predators better during a ...



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