AyinBase with R' Paltiel Friday 4 Tevet 5772
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A way to illustrate the topic we have been dealing with; 1+1 is 2. we have an understanding on the mehus level – we can prove it. It is a tangible reality. Then when one realizes at a deeper level that there is an inherent relationship between these 2 items and that they come from the same source, then the understand is much deeper. That is to say a reflection from a higher level affects that which is tangibly know.
We say, two people don't think alike because their souls differ. The evolutionists say people are different due to their circumstances. Thus 2 people in their view are in 2 different worlds. We say He made human beings and all humans are the same – coming from one source.
This is the craziness of the secularist/evolutionist – saying there is no 2, just 1 and 1. We say there is 2 – He made all of us.
Sechel elevates the whole person, though physicality he remains the same. It brings light even to the emotion. It does not affect him directly his mehus is illuminated. The Rebbe's father wrote to him to guard his health.
“This is my animal” said Aristotle. His sechel had not permeated the other levels of his life. He didn't even say, 'I made a mistake'. Who are the most immoral people? The college professors! They mock principles.
Sechel does have the ability affect the mehus