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Explores and explains deep and fundamental concepts in Judaism, demonstrating how those ideas and principles can, and should, guide life decisions and growth to real maturity.
Presents a comprehensive view of free will in Judaism.
What is food? Why do we need to eat? What is the spiritual nature of food? Grace after meals – the hidden depth.
Shows how the deeper ideas and patterns of Torah thought can illuminate everyday experience. Life in general and its ordeals in particular are brought into focus in the light of these patterns.
Akiva Tatz · Why Things Happen Part 1.WMA
Akiva Tatz · Why Things Happen Part 2.WMA
Presents a comprehensive view of free will in Judaism. Features all the primary sources on this subject printed out in full.
Akiva Tatz · Foreknowledge & Free Will Part 2.WMA
Akiva Tatz and a searching Buddhist Jew, David Gottlieb, explore fundamentals of faith and philosophy bringing to light depth and subtlety in answer to David’s probing questions about ancient and modern Judaism.
There is a strange apparent inconsistency here: what distinguishes the situations that caused them fear from the ones that did not? A central secret lies here.
How can asking God make any difference? Can you change His mind?
Akiva Tatz · Free Will & Joy Of Festivals JLE Wed Oct 14, 2020.WMA
By Ari Grubner, MD An exciting discussion with Rabbi Dr. Akiva Tatz, regarding the wonders of the human body, and how to make sense of the reality that those wondrous organs can cease to function properly.
Akiva Tatz · Foreknowledge & Free Will Part 1.WMA
This talk examines depression – and happiness
Traces the process of change from the era of revelation, and the dawning of the age of the Oral Law. Includes a fold-out chart of Jewish history.
A detailed approach to dangerous disease and therapy in Jewish Law.
Rabbi Tatz will be giving a class on marriage in the Jewish Workshop’s Yom Iyun on 29th August. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Personal experience in life is extremely valuable. Is it essential?
Are we simply prudish in observant Judaism, or is there a deeper message here?
Traces the paths of young people as they transition from secular backgrounds into the world of Torah, detailing the issues and ideas that moved them.
To access a google drive folder containing Rabbi Mordechai Miller זצ”ל hashkafa shiurim prepared by Rabbi Tatz click here. (photo image credit: Mishpacha Magazine)
Excerpt from Living Inspired by Rabbi Akiva Tatz As the energy of time cycles through its phases, it reaches peaks which are specific to its seasons. The energy which lends itself to inspiring and re-vitalizing the “point of beginning” peaks at Rosh Hashana, the New Year. One who wishes to elevate and amplify his power
Traces some of the Torah themes that express the duality of this world: the physical, outer layer, and its inner root and demonstrates their parallels.
By Rabbi Gavriel Tatz In this week’s Parshah Avraham sends his servant Eliezer to find a wife for Yitzchak from Avraham’s birthplace – Aram Nahara’im. Eliezer then asks Avraham: אוּלַי לֹא תֹאבֶה הָאִשָּׁה לָלֶכֶת אַחֲרַי אֶל הָאָרֶץ הַזֹּאת הֶהָשֵׁב אָשִׁיב אֶת בִּנְךָ אֶל הָאָרֶץ אֲשֶׁר יָצָאתָ מִשָּׁם – Perhaps the woman will not want to
Shiur given via zoom exclusively for email subscribers, 21 April 2021.