The Mystical Nature of Elul: The four stages in the parable of the king in the field

By Moishe New*


Rabbi Moishe New heads the Montreal Torah Center. He is a sought out lecturer on Kabbalah and its relevance in our lives today.

Traditionally, the month of Elul is a period of preparation for the High-Holy-Days when G-d sits in judgment over the fate of each of person. This class presents a deeper and transformative understanding of this special time. Ultimately, uncovering the paradox in the four progressive stages of connection afforded during this period, culminating with the High Holidays. (Based on the maamar Ani L’dodi 5732)