Who can be a Chassid? Pirkei Avot 2:5

May 26, 2021Comments off

He would also say: A boor cannot be sin-fearing and an am ha’aretz cannot be a chassid… Rabbi Ovadiah of Bartenura explains this mishnah: A

“My Father, My Father”: The Personal Re...

Dec 30, 2020Comments off

A main innovation of Chassidut is the personal, inner and essential – even intimate – connection between a chassid and his rebbe. (As the Alter