Enrich your spiritual practice with a
deeper understanding of Hebrew blessing.
A Hebrew blessing is a powerful
thing—a short, deeply meditative exercise exploring the
nature of God and the dynamic relationship between God, human
consciousness and the unfolding universe.
Written in clear, illuminating prose, this
book will guide you through the opening words of a Hebrew
blessing—six words which embody the depth of Jewish
spirituality—revealing how the letters and words combine
to promote joy and appreciation, wonder and thankfulness,
amazement and praise. Each word becomes an invitation to
discover the Presence of God flowing through even the smallest
actions of our lives.
Examine the deeper meaning behind:
Barukh Ata Adonay Eloheynu Melekh Ha’Olam
In the ancient language of the Jewish
mystical tradition and the modern language of hasidism,
creation theology and psychology, The
Path of Blessing brings the words
of the Hebrew invocation dramatically alive.
“A rich, wise and joyous book!
Marcia Prager offers us an exhilarating adventure of the
spirit. Six seemingly ordinary Hebrew words become luminous
gateways into the inner riches of ancient and modern Jewish
Lawrence Kushner, author, Filling Words with Light: Hasidic and Mystical
Reflections on Jewish Prayer and The Book of Letters: A Mystical Hebrew Alphabet
“Marcia Prager gives voice to the
urgings of the Shekhinah, the feminine aspect of God. You will draw
inspiration and guidance from her teachings, which will lead
you from level to level up the ladder of consciousness. Watch
out! You are dealing with highly transformative
Zalman M. Schachter-Shalomi, author, First Steps to a New Jewish Spirit: Reb
Zalman's Guide to Recapturing the Intimacy and Ecstasy in
Your Relationship with God