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Day Three of Week 2: Tiferet of Gevurah

Day Three of Week 2: Tiferet of Gevurah

10th Day of the Omer

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Not just love but compassion has to drive discipline. Love comes from recognizing one's merits and positive qualities (discipline channels and directs those strengths and weeds out the negative). Compassion is unconditional love. It is love just for the sake of love, not considering the others position. Tiferet is a result of total selflessness in the eyes of G‑d. You love for no reason; you love because you are a reflection of G‑d.

Does my discipline have this element of compassion?

Exercise for the day: Be compassionate to someone you have reproached.

From A Spiritual Guide to the Omer by Simon Jacobson
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Lamont Myers Hallendale Fl. May 2, 2016

Harmony of discipline Discipline is unchanging,as is Hashem. It's something we can count on to be as it is. Hashem is a God of order and discipline. This is why everything maintains its place as He set them. The harmony of discipline ensures we have a place in His creation. We all have a purpose. Unknown to us yet attainable. Its wisdom like this that reveles it to us. Let the love of God guide us all. Reply

Anonymous London, United Kingdom April 16, 2012

Tiferet Nice one. Short, sweet, and to the point.
Thanks. Reply

Amanda Pomona, NJ April 28, 2011

Tiferet of Gevurah This article is very nicely written, and just what I needed! I am in a relationship right know, and I have no compassion. You cannot love someone if you do not have compassion, and discipline. Thank you for posting! Reply

margaret tampa, fl April 28, 2011

compassion how do i becompassionate to someone who abusies someone dear to me. Reply

Oz Porat Woodland Hills, US April 28, 2011

Tiferet/Chesed of Chesed? Isn't this explanation is Tiferet/Chesed of Chesed? I can't see any element of Discipline in it.
If we love only for the sake of love and "not considering the others position." isn't that pure Chesed? can you explain how this is the balance between Chesed and Gevurah?
Thank you Reply

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