Monthly Archives: July 2020

The Shechinah in Exile

A Classic Repost in honor of Tisha B’Av: The concept of a compassionate and personal G-d is not foreign to Rabbinic thought. One particularly interesting example is the concept of “the Shechinah in Exile.” According to the Tanya[1] (quoting the … Continue reading

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Tisha B’Av: A Reenactment of Tragedy, a Glimpse of Hope

Tisha B’Av Tonight, Wednesday, July 29th, begins Tisha B’Av (the 9th day of the Hebrew month of Av). The day itself can be summed up in one word: Tragedy. On this day we remember many of the most tragic events … Continue reading

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