Author: Avraham (Allan) Friedman, LMSW
January 23rd, 2015
Actions or Miracles? - Parshat Bo
In the wake of recent anti-Semitic attacks worldwide*, there are people who wish for God to appear and perform miracles. "Let's just get it over and done with already," they say.
Apparently, God doesn’t work like that. He requires action. Sometimes, as in Noah, the action of requiring Noah to build an ark is directly and clearly related to the event, the flood He is planning. Sometimes it isn't.
In this wee …