Rabbis Arthur Green, Nehemia Polen and Ebn Leader talk to cult expert Steven Hassan about Jewish mysticism. The term "Kabbalah" has become part of popular culture and there are many organizations and teachers offering courses and study opportunities. Many different claims are made in regards to the goals and benefits of such study. This conversation aims to explain the principles that can help keep Kabbalah study from becoming cult-like and destructive.
“Finding Our Way Back Home”
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Study Session with Rabbi Art Green, rector of the Hebrew College Rabbinical School, in preparation for Selichot services at Temple Beth Zion in Brookline, Mass., Saturday, August 31.