Halakhic Perspectives from When Mashiah Comes, Part 3
Readings from When Mashiah Comes by Rabbi Yehudah Chayoun, chapters 8-11
What the messianic era will be like, a natural evolution for all humanity. A political comment dismissing the nonsensical conspiracy theories about Jewish plots to control the world. The religion of the messianic era will be the revelation of natural truths.
How nature will change is a matter subject to opinion. Some believe that nature will remain the same as it is now. Others believe that nature will be restored to the original Edenic state, which is radically different than nature is now.
There are ten opinions expressing how long the messianic era will last .
The Third Temple, who builds it, human hands, or is it heaven sent. Why, according to Torah law, we cannot build a Temple until the coming of either Elijah or another prophet. The issue of the Red Heifer is discussed.
The location of the future Temple, the great earthquake, the new 45 mile wide canyon between the New Jerusalem and the New Temple.
The abolition of the Evil Inclination, how will this be achieved, and by whom, and over what period of time.
The transformation of the animal world, will the lion lay down with the lamb literally or is it only a metaphor, the difference between RaMBaM and RaMBaN.