The journey of life is perpetual. Every stop is a start in the right direction.
The children of Israel made forty-two stops and encampments in the wilderness, from the slavery of Egypt to the plains on the border of the Promised Land. The borders of the Holy Land are herein inscribed. The Cities of Refuge, shielding the mistakes one makes, are safe havens in a dangerous world. When a land is divided by the Divine it is truly united as one; when tribes are divide by Heaven, they may gel together in true unison. These are the journeys of life. Safe travels.
Discover the spiritual meaning of the Biblical cities of refuge. You can create spiritual cities of refuge in your life. The imperative to build cities of refuge has special meaning to us today, when the roads of life are teeming with spiritual refugees. It is our sacred duty to station ourselves at all the crossroads and serve as living signposts, calling out “Refuge! Refuge!” and pointing the way to the haven of Torah.Read More
The angrier you get about events surrounding Israel, the more you should channel that intensity into positive action to create a spiritual revolution in your life, in your home, in your community and in your corner of the world. This is the true conquest of Israel.Read More
This week’s essay – a sequel to last week – discusses the power of inspiration and the profound consequences of not acting on a call from above….Read More