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He could have made a world that was self-explanatory. It would look at itself and explain itself according to its own design.

But He made a world with such parameters, that according to its own rules it cannot exist.

He wanted a world held together by wonder.

Acharon Shel Pesach 5717:21.

By Tzvi Freeman
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zak San Diego September 5, 2014

One wonders the question of purpose From questioning one can obtain purpose. For all other living creatures know theirs. For man seeks to find from what casts the image. Reply

Caleb Roberts Alexander, AR September 5, 2014

To Abba Leiter Abba Leiter, assuming you are Jewish, you should be careful concerning what you say to a rabbi, as he may be aware of Torah that you might not. Rather than typing that he is wrong, try consulting the Rabbi on the sources that lead him to make such statements. You might be surprised at what you find out. Reply

Brenda Toronto, Canada September 5, 2014

Impossible Nature The rule for our world is egoism - self-love which manifests in all it's cruel negativity towards others.

Our nature has reached it's lowest point of existence in order for us to recognize the evil, the opposite of G_dliness. This recognition makes it possible for us to aspire for our correction by the Light and to recognize it's holiness.

Everyone sees how our world is speedily spinning out of control - the leaders have run out of strategies. We have to be willing to rise above our ego controlled reasoning - then we will be in wonder at the brotherly love of unity of all peoples. Reply

James More Seasaw City September 5, 2014

I dunno world The world by I dunno. Discover it or die. Reply

Eugina Giovanna Herrera New York City, New York September 5, 2014

World held together @ that wonder is still being withheld today with his own design. Reply

Anonymous September 5, 2014

This is excellent! Thank you so much for posting this. Abba Leiter, how is this incorrect? Reply

Lizzie Moore Bendigo, Victoria Australia June 19, 2009

iMPOSSIBLE Well certainly He wanted a world of wonder and joy but I'm not sure I grasp some of the other sentiments - might they not be a little 'put there'? Reply

abba leiter brooklyn , ny/usa via June 18, 2009

impossible?!? your statement is incorrect and runs counter to maimonides Reply

Mark Heater St. Petersburg, FL June 18, 2009

Daily Dose -- Impossible Thank You
that's it -- thank you. Reply

Rashakelah Yeazeahn Casa, Maroc June 18, 2009

impossible when I look at the world and comprehend how its came to been, Is understood, that impossible is nothing. Reply

Celine Bennett Elliot Lake, Canada, Ontario June 16, 2009

Why Why Why Why's will kill your joy real fast. Do we really need to know the why to everything? Not me, don't think so, I decided to be joyful. The world cannot sustain itself with its rules. Signs, wonder and miracles, life is all that. Just need to open your mouth, speak the Word, open your eyes than taste and see that He is Good! Reply

Anonymous Woodland Hills, CA June 16, 2009

Than why did HE created/made it that way? Why do we always have to be in the state of "wonder" and with the feeling of failure that, no mater how much we try, we were never created to succeed in living according its own "rules" Reply

Derek Abrams Albany, OR/USA June 16, 2009

Wonder? What do you mean wonder? Reply

neal murfreesboro, ar. June 16, 2009

the world shalom, are you speaking of the world itself, or of us? the world at 6:05 HERE IS AMAZING, from the birds drinking from a 2 foot pond to the spider rebuilding her web outside my screen (4 mornings i've watched her) she is an amazing wonder. only G-d and i know she's there. the pond will dry soon, only to be refilled tomorrow from the dew and so on, truly a wonderful world.

be safe and blessed, Reply

Celine Bennett Elliot Lake, Canada, Ontario June 16, 2009

Signs and Wonders I just look at the stars, that's enough to keep me up wondering. I want More!
Blessings Reply