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Prisoners of Light

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Prisoners of Light

The Biblical story of Joseph’s descent into Egypt and subsequent incarceration is often read in the same week in which we celebrate the liberation from Czarist imprisonment of the Alter Rebbe, Rabbi Schneur Zalman, founder of Chabad. This class will explore the link between these events and offers insight into the nature of redemption. (Likutei Sichos volume 25, Parshas Vayeishev)
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R. Schneur Zalman of Liadi (Alter Rebbe), Joseph, Vayeishev, Kislev 19

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Rachel Singer October 14, 2021

"Fire comes before great wealth..."
Fire--Gevurah--Justice & analysis entities being Judged on their own, Fire separates and says You don't Get (stam receive) You have to earn it(!!!) There is no free lunch, you must ascend (learning, mitzvohs, doing, Being)
You must give up your evil inclination (aka EGO) in relation to G-d

...It took 35 years of wandering (physically & intellectually) to stumble into this shiur with Rabbi New to finally receive an interpretation of an answer from the Rebbe. Reply

Moishe New Hampstread October 15, 2021
in response to Rachel Singer:

All the blessings Rachel! In a revealed and open way! Reply

This class analyzes an aspect of the weekly Torah portion or upcoming holiday. While providing a basic understanding of the subject matter, the lesson delves into its deeper and more complex dimensions with emphasis on the spiritual relevance to our daily lives. Inspiration for both the novice and advanced student.
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