Who Let the Snakes Out? Parshat Chukat

06/11/2013 03:18 pm ET | Updated Aug 11, 2013
  • Harry Rothenberg Personal injury attorney; lecturer; video blogger for Partners in Torah

The Jews are bitten by snakes after complaining again in the desert. At G-d's instruction, Moses builds a copper snake so that the Jews can look at it and be healed. What message was G-d trying to send to them -- and to us -- and how can that message help keep us healthy?