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Chasidism - Divine Transcendence vs Divine Immanence

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Join us for Lesson 5 of the new JLI course: Great Debates in Jewish History!

Chasidism - Divine Transcendence vs Divine Immanence

In the 1700s, the Ba’al Shem Tov introduced a focus on joy, prayer, and the simple Jew’s relationship with G-d. But this endeavor was met with resistance. What motivated Chasidism’s opponents? What issues lay at the heart of the debate? And what historic tensions set the stage for this upheaval that divided families and communities?

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