Salvation

A continuation of "Slavery." There is no coming to consciousness without pain. People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own Soul. One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious. Carl Jung Redemption is both a global and personal act. Why… Continue reading Salvation

Slavery

When God brings about the return to Zion, we will be like dreamers. Then our mouths will be filled with laughter, and our tongues with joyous song. Psalm 126:1-2 Pesach (Passover) has passed, the time when we are reminded of our redemption from slavery, which is analogous to the ultimate redemption: the arrival of Moshiach,… Continue reading Slavery

Trials

For You tested us, O God; You refined us as though refining silver. Psalm 66:10 In times of trouble, thank, praise, extol, and glorify God. For "in a time of good fortune, enjoy the good fortune; and in a time of misfortune, reflect: the one no less than the other was God's doing" (Ecclesiastes 7:14).… Continue reading Trials