Quote of the Day

“Miracle stories convert rabbis into poor imitations of Batman and Superman. At least those superheroes occasionally face challenges that demand courage and dedication. A rabbinic clapping of the hands takes neither.”

– Rabbi Yitzhak Blau, “Miracles And Morals: Choices In Educational Storytelling

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One Response to Quote of the Day

  1. Shlomo says:

    Batman and Superman are acknowledged to be fictional. Rabbinic miracles, for those who believe the stories, are fact. I have met people who seem to really be inspired by them.

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