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Seeking G-D's Identity

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By: Paul Hamburger

ISBN: 978-1532358845

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The Anochi Project

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God introduced the Ten Commandments with the words "Anochi - Havaya - Elokecha - Asher Hotzeiticha Mei'Eretz Mitzrayim Mibeit Avadim." "I am the Lord your God who brought you out of the land of Egypt, the house of slavery." Understood this way, the sentence is a basic introduction to the fundamental guiding principles of this same God. Consider reading the words like this: "I am 'Anochi'; I am also 'Havaya'; moreover, I am 'Elokecha'; and by descending through this process, I am "the one who brought you out of the Land of Egypt." This opens up the possibility of finding a different understanding of God's identity and the process whereby His Essence was revealed to this world. In The Anochi Project: Seeking God's Identity, Paul M. Hamburger analyzes all 141 references to Anochi in the Torah and finds a deeper understanding of how we can relate to God's Essence and how God wants to relate to us. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Paul M. Hamburger is a partner in the international law firm Proskauer Rose LLP. He is the author of numerous books and articles and a frequent speaker and teacher on employee benefit matters. Paul is on the International Advisory Board for Chabad on Campus International. He is an active member of the Chabad Shul of Potomac, Maryland and was a Founding Charter member of Congregation B'nai Tzedek in Potomac, Maryland. This is Paul's first book on Jewish texts and philosophy.

 

Hardcover / 280 pages

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