Barry L. Schwartz

Praying for Luck

D'Var Torah By: Rabbi Elizabeth Dunsker

September 11, 2012
There is a problem in our Torah portion. It's a theological quandary that I believe plagues us all at one time or another regardless of our real beliefs in God, and it's widespread. It has to do with luck, chance, coincidence, and magical uncertainty. Our problem is the question of...