‘And Hashem saw it was good’.
As we restart the Torah readings for the new year we are reminded of Hashem’s creation of the world and, at each stage, His seal of approval.
Every day we hear apocalyptical stories of climate change and the destruction of the world’s ecosystem. Forests burning, ice caps melting and thousands of species becoming extinct. We are all actively contributing to its destruction, so how come so many ‘turn a blind eye to it’.
The Chovos Ha’Levovos tells a story: