Midrash Rabbah - Leviticus 22:1
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ויקרא רבה (וילנא) פרשה כב סימן א
(שם /קהלת ה'/) אוהב כסף לא ישבע כסף אוהב ממון לא ישבע ממון ואוהב בהמון לא תבואה וגו'...
He that loves silver shall not be satisfied with silver (Eccleciastes 5: 9), that is to say, he who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he that loves abundance (hamon) with increase... [Soncino Translation]
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Suggested Discussion Questions:

Do you think that our society is addicted to money, wealth and the pursuit of a “good time”? What are the consequences of this?

How can we become more balanced in our pursuit of wealth?

What are the environmental effects of the desire to hoard wealth?

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Time Period: Rabbinic (Maccabees through the Talmud)