The role Democracy is playing in introducing Moshiach's governance.
Why there are no longer able leaders in the World
The role of the individual in the transition from Government to Moshiach.
is also about removing the power from the top
in favor of the bottom working class.
have essentially replaced kings
But have restricted powers and tenure.
But PMs are also diminishing in value...
Lately they're even a joke.
There's a Rabbinical Edict
To go out with the masses and watch them when they come around.
Sounds like a nice outing.
between them and Moshiach.
Because we need to
So the trend's been
going to fit into this trend, when he comes?
Mmmmm... How is
(or any other regime we'd tried)
to say the least. Perhaps already broken.
If we put political regimes aside for a moment,
to sort out all the mess and handle all the complexities.
That "Someone" will be
the world is still thinking Physical.
Moshiach cannot just be the "Cheese" that's going to "do business" with the "Chalk".
the Primary wow about Moshiach is his Spiritual Qualities.
will (must) be a great
Here's a brief summary of what Moshiach's
on these – in a future topic covering Moshiach's Persona
will look like:
With such Statesmanship on one hand,
and such volatility elswhere,
There'll be a natural shift
once there's enough buy-in into Moshiach to take on the much-needed, international, leadership role?
When there's demand by the People, things naturally change to suit.
Moshiach together with the People will effect the required changes:
between Moshiach and the People.
There's actually a much
That'll be covered in a separate topic coming up (Moshiach's Governance Style)
Here we are only describing the simple connection, how it appears on the surface.
of removing absolute power at the top:
So Moshiach becoming a king is actually
|Dictators||Unworthy rulers. As soon as the People wake up, they won't last too long|
|Democracy||The Community gathers strength and overthrows those power freaks. Now the people control the Government|
|Pre-Moshiach||Prime Ministers are declining, complexities are increasing exponentially... People look for alternatives|
|Moshiach||People find Moshiach a compelling alternative and opt for him as king.|
of Communism & Capitalism in the
All Jews have a share (the same equal share) in the World to Come.
Sounds like Communism...
Each person is scorched by the canopy of his fellow.
Sounds like Capitalism...
Rabbibical edict to see Gentile Kings - Talmud Berachot 58a: "One should try to run and greet/see..." -- to the extent that even if it involves transgressing another Rabbinical edict (Magen Avraham, Orach Chaim 224:7 and Rambam, Laws of Mourning, Chp.3).
Seeing Gentile Kings in order to contrast them with Moshiach (if he merits to see the latter) - Magen Avraham, Ibid.
Moshiach will have honorable ancestry - Me-am Loez Commentry to Psalms Pt.1 p.293
Moshiach winning wars with his mouth - Isaiah 11:4, Likutei Moharan Pt.1 2:1
Moshiach's might is within his counsel - Me-aam Loez to Isaiah p.144
Moshiach greater than King Solomon in wisdom - Rambam, Laws of Repentance 9:2
Moshiach higher than the Ministering Angels in Heaven - Midrash Tanchuma, Toldot 14.
Moshiach sorting out all international and national issues - Isaiah 2:4: "וְשָׁפַט בֵּין הַגּוֹיִם וְהוֹכִיחַ לְעַמִּים רַבִּים / And he shall judge between the nations (= international issues) and reprove many peoples (= national issues of many countries)" -- see MALBI"M on this verse.
All Jews have a share in the World to Come - Talmud, Sanhedrin 90a
Each person is scorched by the canopy of his fellow - Talmud, Bava Batra 75