Of Broken Covenants and Divine Justice - Ki Tisa
How could Moshe, who, more than any other figure, stands for Torah...how could he destroy the precious written record of the Covenant, inscribed by God's own hand? Moreover, how is it that the sages of the Talmud praised Moshe's actions and hailed him as a hero for breaking the tablets? The answer lies in the difference between the first set of tablets and the second.