5773 — Shemot: Fear of Sin, Mindfulness and a Softened Heart

Posted by James Jacobson-Maisels on January 1, 2013
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem, Shemot, Shemot (Exodus)

Rabbi James Jacobson-Maisels discusses a drasha by Rabbi Kalonymus Kalman Shapira on parsha Shemot. Rabbi Shapira is revered as a leader of the besieged Jewish community in the Warsaw Ghetto during WW II.

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About James Jacobson-Maisels

James grew up outside Hershey, PA and in Bloomfield Hills, MI. He is adjunct faculty of Jewish Thought and Mysticism and Jewish Spiritual Practices and Meditation at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, and also teaches at Yeshivat Hadar in New York City at Haifa University and at the Hannaton Educational and Spiritual Center in the Galilee. Click here to read more.

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