By Shoshie Gutnick, North Bondi, Australia
“I can’t”! These two words can cast a shadow over our endeavors, trapping us in a pit of fear and doubt. Understanding where such an attitude stems from allows us to conquer it.
The spiritual meaning of shoes: Chassidic teaching speaks of an equally critical need for spiritual shoes—for a shield between the person and the “earth.” Learn about the connection between shoes, going barefoot, and prohibited animals.
By Chana Perman MyLife Essay Contest 2017 Each year, upon seeing ‘MLC essay contest’ I intend to enter… Read more >
Although I am not Jewish, I always enjoy Simon Jacobson’s material. I am terribly dismayed to see that so many people can not look past the “religion” to see the deep, complex universal teachings that are practically relevant to every human life. I have learnt so much from this amazing modern scholar!