Answers to Quora Questions by Yair Davidiy (22 August 2017, 30 Av, 5777)
Â If Israel were given land, would it accept it?
Israel has already been given Land.
Â It has been given the Land of Israel.
Â 18 On that day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying,
Â To your descendants I have given this land,
Â From the river of Egypt as far as the great river, the river Euphrates:
Â 19 the Kenite and the Kenizzite and the Kadmonite
Â 20 and the Hittite and the Perizzite and the RephaimÂ
Â 21 and the Amorite and the Canaanite and the Girgashite and the Jebusite.
Â 3 Every place on which the sole of your foot treads, I have given it to you, just as I spoke to Moses.Â
Â 4 From the wilderness and this Lebanon, even as far as the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and as far as the Great Sea toward the setting of the sun will be your territory.