Yehoshua is a retired U.S. Army Chaplain and currently lives in Israel with his wife and children.
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The root יסף denotes addition / expansion, as do many other words containing the two-letter ס-פ string. By contrast, other words containing this same string indicate the exact opposite: end / destruction. How can this paradox possibly be explained?