Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Be honest, don't fool yourself
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Page 33 – About 7 lines from the bottom of the page. Line starts “seder hishtalshalus...”
We have been looking at the 2 levels of makif. This is like the factors of torah and mitzvot.
Mitzvot are like the pillar that connects the roof to the floor.
From the perspective of chochmah he has a foot in order to fulfill what it wants the person to do, from the perspective of ratzon he has a foot because he is a human being. Mitzvot represent the way they are in kesser and they connect ratzon to seder hishtalshalus.
... וחיי עולם