Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Kabbalah & Mysticism

God Hidden, Whereabouts Unknown: An Essay on the 'Contraction' of God in Different Jewish Paradigms
By &
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Albion-Andalus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Kabbalah & Mysticism
In this wide-ranging essay, Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi and Netanel Miles-Yépez explore the profound implications of the kabbalistic idea of Tzimtzum, the 'contraction' of God that allows for Creation, through different paradigms of Jewish belief over the centuries, and look at its function in Judaism and Jewish practice today.
Foundations of the Fourth Turning of Hasidism: A Manifesto
By &
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Albion-Andalus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Kabbalah & Mysticism
Hasidism is a perennial movement of the spirit arising again and again through the centuries in various contemplative movements in Judaism. Among these have been three significant movements, or revolutionary "turnings" in Jewish consciousness that have significantly impacted future generations. In this little book, we are given an outline for a "Fourth Turning of Hasidism" which can renew Judaism.