Parashat Lech Lecha 5782: Heeding the Still Small Voice Within

Posted by Yiscah Smith on October 10, 2021
Topics: Torah, Pardes from Jerusalem, Bereishit (Genesis), Lech Lecha

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Parashat Lech Lecha 5782: Go To Yourself – Lech Lecha: Heeding the Still Small Voice Within

Description: Cultivating the spiritual practice of Lech Lecha: moving away from one sense of self – the finite, ego-based and limited self – to another sense of self – the infinite, beyond ego and limitless self. Encountering this higher self occurs when we heed our unique and internal still small voice.

Verses:
Genesis 12:1
Genesis 12:2
Song of Songs 1:3
Genesis 18:19

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Yiscah Smith – Faculty and Host for Pardes from Jerusalem
Michael Emerson – Special Guest Introduction
Adam Titcher – Lead Consultant and Producer
Arlene Harel – Faculty Coordinator

About Yiscah Smith

Yiscah is a Jewish educator, spiritual activist and published author who addresses the spiritual practice of encountering the Divine spark within, the foundation of authentic living. She employs her personal story of ​the joys and struggles with her spirituality, Jewish tradition and commitment to authentic living. As a spiritual trailblazer, she exemplifies what it means to carve one’s own path: understanding one’s inner being and cultivating the integrity to remaining faithful to that understanding, unapologetically. Yiscah encourages, ennobles and empowers others to do the same. Yiscah is adjunct faculty and teaches Jewish meditative practice and spiritual texts at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies and in her home in Jerusalem. She provides as well spiritual mentoring to individuals seeking an awareness of the Divine spark within. Yiscah is also a public speaker, both in Israel and abroad. Click here to read more. Yiscah is teaching the practice of Authentic Jewish Living. To learn more and support the creation of more podcasts please visit Yiscah Smith on patreon.

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