In the Beginning: Discourse of Chasidic Thought
In the Beginning is a journey through the Book of Genesis by one of the leading rabbis of our generation. Along this journey, its author shines his light on some of the secrets of Jewish tradition. The reader senses that we are in the presence of a master teacher whose depth of insight helps reveal to us the hidden paths of wisdom that are contained in the Torah.
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THE TREE OF KNOWLEDGE
The Inwardness of Evil
Banishment from Eden
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able Abraham action Adam Adin Steinsaltz angels animal soul aspect Atzilut becomes belongs Binah Binding of Isaac blessing Briyah Chasidic Chesed Chochmah Chochmah and Binah comes created creation creative creature death devekut Divine Light Divine soul earth elixir Elohim Esau esoteric essence evil Exile existence expression factor faith fear feeling Garden Genesis Gevurah giving grasp Halachah heart hidden higher holiness human impulse Infinite Light influence inner Isaac Israel Kabbalah Kabbalistic Keter King Knesset Lord Malchut manifest matter meaning mitzvah mitzvot object one's oneself Oral Torah original person prayer Rabbi reality receive relation repentance returning light revealed Sages Sefirah Sefirot sense Shechinah shell Shema sparks spiritual struggle Talmud things Thou tion Torah study Tree of Knowledge truth Tzadik unity Vessels waters whole Wisdom words world of separation World of Tikun World of Tohu Written Torah YHVH