The Maggid of Melbourne: My Friend Comes Late to Services

Posted by Levi Cooper on June 27, 2016
Topics: A Shot of Torah with Levi Cooper, Hasidic Works

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The responsive Barkhu prayer is ubiquitous in the prayer service. In this podcast, we explore how it works, when it is said, its mystical valence, and what you might do if you come late and miss Barkhu.

The Maggid of Melbourne is an ongoing series by Rabbi Dr. Levi Cooper – teacher of Hasidut, community rabbi, lawyer, IDF reservist, father to six and native Australian – in which he shares some short Torah ideas on topics of current interest from his Pardes classroom, his research and from his shul in Zur Hadassa. To the Beit Midrash!

See www.elmad.pardes.org/maggidofmelbourne for more episodes in the series.

About Levi Cooper

Levi teaches Bible, Hasidut, Maimonides and Midrash at Pardes. Originally from Australia, Levi holds an LL.B., LL.M. and Ph.D. from the Law Faculty of Bar-Ilan University, and is a member of the Israel Bar Association. He is currently an adjunct professor in the Law Faculty of Bar-Ilan University and post-doctoral fellow in the Law Faculty of Tel Aviv University. Click here to read more.

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