Parshas Eikev: The Order of the Shivas Haminim

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shloime-pollackThe following shiur was delivered by Rabbi Shloime Pollak, Daf Yomi maggid shiur at the Sterling Forest Beis Medrash in Lakewood.

In this week’s parshah, the Torah enumerates the Shivas Haminim.    “ארץ חטה ושעורה וגפן ותאנה ורימון, ארץ זית שמן ודבש” (דברים ח, ח).

In the middle of the list, the Torah repeats  ארץ.Why should we break up the list.

The Sforno and the Meshech Chochmah give an explanation….

The Gemara in Brachos 41b seems to give an alternative reason.

It would seem that both explanations are needed…

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