Mystical Classics

An anthology from the Shelah, the Alshich, the Ohr Hachayim, and others

A Sudden Degree of Urgency
Some prayers are of a caliber that does not need the intervention of any ministering angel as the people who offer them are deserving.
Both Pharaoh and Ahasuerus were not worthy of ruling, but rose to the throne by riches.
Why 70 souls? Why 12 tribes? Why 4 directions?
Ultimate Understanding
Moses' achievements were directly related to the condition of the Jewish people whom he led.
Judgment within Mercy
G-d communicates various aspects of Himself via different respective divine names.
Incarnations of the Ancients
Egyptian exile was an integral part in the rectification of the sins of humankind
Exodus: Rejuvenating Creation
Israel's refinement in Egypt prepared the way for sweetening all Creation
Free to Be What I Will Be
The Jewish Nation wished to know the name used to redeem them.
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