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Rabbi Arnie Wittenstein



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#112 - R Kook on Spinoza & the Besht 

 In this episode we look at the famed statement of R Kook that there is a relationship between Spinoza’s pantheistic ideas and the Besht’s ideas.  How do we understand this? Does this fit in to the classic way the Besht’s ideas are understood? We also look at the controversy about is it proper to allow someone to make a documentary in the synagogue that Spinoza was excommunicated in.  Nach Yomi: Join R' Wittenstein’s Nach Yomi on WhatsApp. We learn a perek a day five days a week, with a nine minute shiur covering the key issues. We are currently learning MISHLEY Click here to join!  For tours, speaking engagements, or sponsorships contact us at PRODUCED BY: CEDAR MEDIA STUDIOS  

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