By DMin, Rabbi Jonathan P. Slater,Dr. Arthur Green,Rabbi Nancy Flam MA

ISBN-10: 1580237940

ISBN-13: 9781580237949

ISBN-10: 1681629623

ISBN-13: 9781681629629

Find notion for a pleasing non secular lifetime of perform in the course of the mix of latest mindfulness meditation and classical Hasidic spirituality.

"The classes in Kedushat Levi weren't initially meant as highbrow curiosities or as demonstrations of R. Levi Yitzhak's brilliance. They have been intended to encourage non secular ardour and deeper religious perform. i think that those teachings will come to existence in us after we convey them into our lives in practice."

—from the Introduction

The soul yearns to believe attached to whatever larger and to understand happiness regardless of own ache and probably never-ending want. unusually, the views of the overdue eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Hasidic non secular academics provide a extensively assorted Jewish theology that speaks on to today’s non secular seekers whose religion has been shattered via either modernity and the Holocaust. those masters taught of interdependence, interconnectedness, selflessness, provider and pleasure, looking ahead to the insights of latest technological know-how and twenty-first-century spirituality.

Bringing jointly the lessons of cherished Hasidic grasp Rabbi Levi Yitzhak of Berdichev (1740–1809) and the perform of mindfulness meditation, Rabbi Jonathan P. Slater unearths a brand new front into Jewish religious existence. protecting the 5 Books of Moses, those volumes current available translations of choices from Kedushat Levi, R. Levi Yitzhak’s Hasidic Torah observation, which emphasizes our non secular potential to remodel attention and so our existence event. the choices are paired with Rabbi Slater’s commentaries to light up their message.

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