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Exploring new perspectives on ancient storytelling through the lens of Biblical Hebrew.

Exploring new perspectives on ancient storytelling through the lens of Biblical Hebrew.
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Israel

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Exploring new perspectives on ancient storytelling through the lens of Biblical Hebrew.

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English


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Building Worlds With Our Words

1/11/2019
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Following up from our recent article today we dived a bit deeper into the ancient Hebrew conceptualization of the Egyptian "storage cities" of Pythom and Rameses, and the idea of communication and creation beneath it.

Duration:00:27:26

What’s in a Name? The Hidden Meanings Of The 12 Tribes – Part II

1/7/2019
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What’s in a Name? The Hidden Meanings Of The 12 Tribes – Part II

Duration:00:53:32

What’s in a Name? The Hidden Meanings Of The 12 Tribes – Part I

1/4/2019
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Today we talked about the first six sons of Jacob, their names, significance and context within the larger story of Rachel and Leah.

Duration:01:04:31

The Biblical Generations: From Eden To Exodus In 26 Steps – A Hebrew Perspective

1/2/2019
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Why is the bible full of strange genealogies that describe who descended from whom? To what end are these connections recorded? Are there perhaps deeper connections?

Duration:00:46:50

Before And After Babylon: A Hebrew Perspective On Language & Speech

12/31/2018
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In today's conversation we talked about language from a Hebrew point of view, what was the situation before the mythological breaking point of The Tower Of Babylon, and what was the situation after.

Duration:00:44:35

The 5 Exiles Of The Soul According To The Ancient Hebrew Wisdom

12/27/2018
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What does it mean to be in exile, not just geographically, but psychologically? In today's talk we briefly went through the so-called "5 Exiles" of Egypt, Babylon, Persia, Greece, and Rome, and how they refer to certain qualities within us.

Duration:01:16:00

What’s The Meaning Of The Hebrew Word “Amen”?

12/26/2018
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Have you ever wondered about the meaning of the word Hebrew word Amen? In this episode we give a brief overview of its meaning and implications.

Duration:00:32:27

Beyond Religion: Finding Relevance in Biblical Narratives For Daily Life

6/6/2016
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Subscribe to this podcast on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id786043746 intro/outro: "Sammy's Medley" by Eastern Watershed Klezmer Quartet (http://bit.ly/1bdidw6), Creative Commons (http://bit.ly/1dNmolp)

Duration:00:37:59

What’s in a Number? The Struggle Of Many and the Miracle of One

5/20/2015
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In today's episode we discuss the meaning of the holiday of Shavuot/Pentecost in terms of personal experience, the storytelling of numbers and spiritual lovesickness. ----------------------- hebrew.learnoutlive.com ----------------------- Subscribe to this podcast on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id786043746 intro/outro: "Sammy's Medley" by Eastern Watershed Klezmer Quartet (http://bit.ly/1bdidw6), Creative Commons (http://bit.ly/1dNmolp)

Duration:00:47:38

A Different Kind Of Charity: How One Thought Can Change The World

5/5/2015
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Subscribe to this podcast on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/id786043746 intro/outro: "Sammy's Medley" by Eastern Watershed Klezmer Quartet (http://bit.ly/1bdidw6), Creative Commons (http://bit.ly/1dNmolp)

Duration:00:49:42

The Sting Of Uncertainty: Leaving Familiar Ground and Uncovering New Life

6/5/2014
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In today's episode we discuss different ways of dealing with uncertainty, as reflected in the story about Abraham and his father Terach. intro/outro: "Sammy's Medley" by Eastern Watershed Klezmer Quartet (http://bit.ly/1bdidw6), Creative Commons (http://bit.ly/1dNmolp)

Duration:00:45:05

Beyond Knowing: A Key to Freedom

1/12/2014
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In today's episode we talked about the limitations of "this world", the freedom from knowledge and the covenant of love.

Duration:00:38:56

Swallowed In The Sea of Belief

1/9/2014
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In today's episode we talk about the inner struggle between knowledge and belief, the pulling power of belief and a basic sense of trust.

Duration:00:38:05

Two Worries In the Land of Narrowness

12/22/2013
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In today's episode we discussed the inner meaning of Egypt (Mizraim), the struggle of Moses vs. Pharao and the matter of two kinds of fish.

Duration:00:38:09

Bible Stories As Blueprints Of The Soul: Episode 1

12/19/2013
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We are happy to announce a new podcast project about exploring new approaches to bible stories and Biblical Hebrew through the looking glass of Hebrew language and ancient sources (such as the Zohar). If you’re interested in bible stories or Biblical Hebrew, listen to the episode above (or download it) and share it with your friends.

Duration:00:28:20