HOW TO DISPEL DOUBTS
Discovering Clarity amidst Confusion
We all have our doubts. Is there a sure way to resolve doubts? A way to discover certainty amidst confusion?
Often we feel confident about a certain approach. But the consequences are high. Is there a way to be sure? How can we know if our position is the right one and not driven by other interests?
In this week’s insight, the Baal Shem Tov teaches us a method to resolve doubts – based on one cryptic change Moses makes in this week’s Torah portion: Instead of repeating G-d’s words that the tenth plague will take place exactly “at midnight,” Moses says “around midnight”!
This doubt and reservation of Moses, teaches us the Baal Shem Tov, contains the secret to clarity and certainty…