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What is the ultimate objective of our destiny?
Once the Messianic Era begins — world peace, universal enlightenment, an end to suffering and eternal life — one would assume that having accomplished his mission the Moshiach's central role would no longer be required. Yet this is not the case, to the co...
The Purpose of Existence
G-d's desire as the precipitating force behind the creation of the universe and its laws.
With my daughter's help the task usually takes twice as long. So why do I let her stand so proudly at my side as "my helper"?
Lifting the final curtain on the face of G-d
What is the objective of Torah: the benefit of man or a divine purpose?
The first teaching of the fifth chapter of 'Ethics of Our Fathers' states that the primary reason why G-d created the world in the manner in-which He did is to 'exact retribution from the wicked'. This statement appears puzzling and indeed disturbing. Thi...
A deeper look into the ultimate objective of everything
In this class, the story of an encounter between an Israeli army officer and a Russian immigrant in the heady aftermath of the Six Day War becomes a symbol for Judaism's ultimate mission-statement. Explore the purpose of life on three progressively deeper...
A Rosh Hashanah Primer
Our sages reveal that G-d's ultimate objective in creation is that the world be transformed into a home for Him, which means He desires a place of privacy and intimacy. How is this to be reconciled with the more universally expressed intent for creation—t...
A Journey Through Tanya, Lesson 7
Now, we need to understand the big question behind it all. What is my purpose in life, and why did G-d create the world. (covering chapters 35-37)
Jewish Theology, Lesson 4
Why did G‑d create this physical universe? What role does it play in G‑d’s plan? In this fourth of a six-part series on core Jewish beliefs, we discuss why G‑d desires this lowly and crass world, and how the material can ultimately become more G‑dly than ...
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