God Is a Verb: Kabbalah and the Practice of Mystical Judaism

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Riverhead Books, 1997 - Religion - 333 pages
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Since medieval times, the mystical tradition of Kabbalah was restricted to qualified men over forty—because it was believed that only the most mature and pious could grasp its complexity and profound, life-changing implications. More recently, Kabbalah nearly disappeared—as most of its practitioners perished in the Holocaust. Now this powerful spiritual tradition, after centuries of secrecy and near-extinction, is explained clearly in this book by one of its most prominent teachers.

Who are we? Where did we come from? Where are we going? How do we get there? These questions have fueled Kabbalists for nearly a millennium. Rabbi David A. Cooper is the first to bring this obscure and difficult tradition to a mainstream audience in a way that gently leads us to the heart of the subject, showing us how to transform profound teachings into a meaningful personal experience—and appreciate fully this great mystical process we know as God.

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A great intro to the Kabbalah. - Goodreads
It is a good overview of jewish mysticism. - Goodreads
I enjoyed the writing style used by Cooper. - Goodreads
Rabbi Cooper's insight is very practical and helpful. - Overstock.com
The prose is clear, concise, just beautifully written. - Goodreads
It is an excellent overview. - Goodreads

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This is a book about the Jewish Kabbalah written by a scholar. It is an excellent overview. It is NOT about the occult or magick or anything New Age. Read full review

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Intersting way to think about God and life. Read full review

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The Garden of Eden
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Mediafly: 2008-03-30 God is a Verb
This unusual title of David Cooper's book captures the essence of the Kabbalah, the mysical Jewish tradition that has become popular again
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Is God a Verb?
Copyright Ó 2005, Stephen E. Phinney. “Is God a Verb?” February 20, 2005. Preached by Stephen E. Phinney. Mt. Vernon Unitarian Church. Alexandria, Virginia ...
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Kabbalah
Interesting Quotes from Kabbalah Sources. Following is a list of quotes from various Kabbalah based books. They are listed so you can get a "feel" for its ...
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The Gospel is a Verb
The Gospel is a Verb. Kerry A. Shirts. I am currently reading Rabbi David Cooper’s very good text God is a Verb, which in essence is saying and showing that ...
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About the author (1997)

Rabbi David A. Cooper studied mystical Judaism in Jerusalem's Old City for more than eight years, and has authored several books on meditation, spiritual retreats, and Jewish mystical practice. He also recorded the bestselling audiotape series The Mystical Kabbalah, and along with his wife, Shoshana, directs the Heart of Stillness Hermitage near Boulder, Colorado.

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