Bereishit: A Teaching from the Netivot Shalom, Rabbi Sholom Noach Berezovsky

Posted by Yiscah Smith on October 2, 2018
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem: Weekly Parsha Podcast, Bereishit (Genesis), Bereishit


In this podcast for parshat Bereishit, Yiscah Smith discusses a teaching from the Netivot Shalom, Rabbi Sholom Noach Berezovsky, the Slonimer Rebbe, d. 2000, Jerusalem. The podcast explores the spiritual and deeper meanings of the phrase “V’yehi Ohr – Let There Be Light” and how this phrase becomes a powerful resource in our spiritual toolbox.

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About Yiscah Smith

Yiscah is an adjunct faculty member at Pardes. She is a Jewish educator, spiritual activist and published author who addresses the spiritual dimension of authentic living. Yiscah employs her own story of ​the joys and struggles with her own spirituality, gender identity and commitment to authentic living​. As one who transitioned from a Chabad man to an observant woman, she presents topics in an accessible and vivid style, from both a personal and a text-based perspective. Click here to read more.

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