In The Zone | January 2022 | Part 1

On the first Shabbat of the month Rabbi Steve Berkson opens the floor to the local congregants and those listening online to ask questions or make comments about any aspect of our belief.

Rabbi Berkson addresses topics about fundamental Torah-based practices, personal development, gives marital instruction, shares parental techniques and more.

Part 1:
00:00 Opener
01:31 Elohim and one’s conscious bearing witness? – not connected
04:33 Traveling long distances on Shabbat?
14:55 PaRDes – a method of interpreting scripture
24:48 So you want to be a prophet? (Joel 2:28)
39:26 Should one be, or not be, circumcised according to Galatians 5?
53:27 Was Shaul/Paul a heretic?
57:44 Did Abraham display a lack of faith by going to Egypt? (Genesis 12:10)
01:03:08 What is “spiritual warfare” in the Torah-observant community?

Watch part 2 here,

Links to related and suggested teachings:
• INfocus: My Ox in the Ditch!
• INfocus: I Don’t Need a Teacher!
• INfocus: The Law of First Mention
• He Brought You Out to Bring You In
• INfocus: Struggling with Paul’s Writings?
• INfocus: He Can’t Be Saying That!
• INfocus: The Fullness of the Intent
• INfocus: The Opportunist

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