By Leo Schaya

Leo Schaya (1916-1986) was once an excellent writer and editor whose basically e-book to seem in English was once the much-acclaimed The common which means of the Kabbalah, that's frequently mentioned in books on Jewish mysticism. This new ebook, Universal elements of the Kabbalah and Judaism, is a suite of writings by means of Schaya, together with a few formerly unpublished fabric, that spotlight the actual approach during which Judaism expresses common truths and ideas. Schaya explains in nice intensity and wonder how the God of Israel manifests His goodness, energy, and mercy in a number of degrees of inventive emanations, that are the focus of the Kabbalah. much more, notwithstanding, Schaya seems via Judaism’s specific kinds and demonstrates that at its middle Judaism unearths an analogous mysterious common resource from which the entire nice non secular traditions of the area draw their religious sustenance and effort.

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