What does the Torah mean when it writes "u'Vikashtem mi'Sham es Hashem Elokecha, u'Matzasa"?


Seforno: The Torah is predicting here that they will find Hashem even though there is no Beis Hamikdash and no Holy Vessels - because they will seek Him with all their hearts ... .


Targum Onkelos and Targum Yonasan: It means 'You will seek to attain Yir'as Hashem and you will find it (because Hashem will have mercy on you


Why does the verse begin in the plural "u'Vikashtem", and ends in the singular "u'Matzasa"?


Oros ha'Gra (from Likut b'Sof Aderes Eliyahu): This is like it says in Rosh Hashanah (18a), two entered to pray, but only one was answered, for he prayed with intent

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