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Ascent Lights

Contemporary illuminations from Ascent-of-Safed's director, Rabbi Shaul Leiter, staff & guest teachers

Spiritual Work Benefits
The 39 acts of labor performed on weekdays rectify the physical world.
Your Heart's Desire
For the Tabernacle, we were encouraged contribute to our heart's desire.
Making a Dwelling Place for G-d
A blessing only dwells on something hidden.
Coming Close
Unity with Torah, Shabbat and our fellow Jews hastens the Redemption.
Working for the Weekend
One’s focus should be on holiness – even during the weekdays.
Children: Absolute Jewels!
The women's donations to the Tabernacle teach us about raising our children.
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