Know your enemies

“For behold Your enemies, Hashem; for behold Your enemies shall perish…” (Psalm 92:10)

The Baal Shem Tov taught that that this can be read as follows: For behold your enemies are Hashem, behold your enemies disappear!”

When a person realizes that everything in this world, even his enemies and obstacles are agents of Hashem and manifestations of His light, then “behold your enemies disappear” – they are no longer enemies!

Sharing is caring!

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Leave a Reply

Don’t Stop Here

More To Explore

Question, Challenge, Pray

“You don’t learn by having faith. You learn by questioning, by challenging, by re-examining everything you’ve ever believed. And yet, all this is a matter

Flaunt not

“You have enough. Circle the mountain and turn to the north” (Deuteronomy 2:3). Rabbi Shlomo Ephraim Luntschitz, in his commentary Kli Yakar, spins this verse

Converts

Said Reish Lakish: Converts are more beloved to G‑d than the Jews who stood at Mt Sinai. The reason is that those who stood at

contact