The God Challenge

Allen: Aron, let’s talk about God. It’s become a cliche that Judaism, unlike Christianity, doesn’t compel belief; in Heschel’s words, Judaism requires a “leap of action”, so our practice shouldn’t depend on any prior system of belief. That’s not quite historically accurate (see, for example, Mishneh Torah, Yesodei Ha-Torah), and, at least in my view, psychologically unsatisfying. The famous critic… Read More The God Challenge