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  • Partners With God

    By Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis

    January 13, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    "For the Sake of Heaven and Earth," by Irving Greenberg (JPS, 2004).


    In a passage from the Talmud (Makkoth 24a), Moses' blessing in Deuteronomy is cited: "And Israel dwells in safety alone." The Prophet Amos arose to revoke that dubious blessing: "Oh God, cease, I beseech...