Author: Avraham (Allan) Friedman, LMSW
October 25th, 2019
Cain's Choice in the Here and Now– Parshat Bereishit
Omni-temporal Man - Part III
Choice. An empowering word. An intimidating word. It can mean choosing between chocolate and vanilla ice cream or whether or not to marry. It gives us the ability to feel control over our lives yet it can also paralyze us.
Cain had a choice.1 In Parshat Bereishit, we read that he was unhappy with God's reaction to his sacrifice but what could he do. Furtherm …