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  • Why Abraham?

    By Rabbi Daniel Bouskila

    November 1, 2012 | 3:44 pm

    He had only God’s endorsement. Otherwise, this newly chosen leader of the world was a virtual unknown. He didn’t campaign for very long; he suddenly appeared on the scene, going on to change the world.

    Who was Abraham, and why was he chosen? What was the purpose behind choosing...