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In lieu of perfection

Parshat Kedoshim <a href="http://www.mechon-mamre.org/p/pt/pt0319.htm">Leviticus 19:1-20:27</A>

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/torah_portion/article/in_lieu_of_perfection_20080502

Leviticus 19:1-20:27 Right there, in the shadow of the ever-popular "Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself," another mitzvah quietly sits: "Thou shall surely rebuke thy friend." And while this may seem rude or intrusive, the Torah regards the obligation of mutual rebuke as the engine of communal righteousness.

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