The Hidden Hand of G-d – Purim 2016

Although it became part of the Bible, known in English as the Book of Esther, the account of the Purim events never mentions the name of God, though there are veiled allusions.  This surprising omission actually reflects a central theme of the Purim holiday.  On Purim we celebrate the fact that the hand of God guides us, even at times when we do not see open miracles or obvious Divine ...

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