Nachmanides (Moses ben Nachman)

The Soul Speaks (from Hymn on the Fate of the Soul)

The Soul Speaks (from Hymn on the Fate of the Soul)

The Soul Speaks (from Hymn on the Fate of the Soul) From the very beginning, before times long past, I was stored among His hidden treasures. He had brought me forth from Nothing, but at the end of time I shall be summoned back before the King. My life flowed out of the depth of the spheres which ga... »

From the beginning, before the world ever was (from Before the World Ever Was)

From the beginning, before the world ever was (from Before the World Ever Was)

From the beginning, before the world ever was (from Before the World Ever Was) From the beginning, before the world ever was, I was held on high with his hidden treasures. He brought me forth from nothing and in the end I will be withdrawn by the King. My being flowed from the spheres’ foundat... »

Prayers for the Protection and Opening of the Heart

Prayers for the Protection and Opening of the Heart

Prayers for the Protection and Opening of the Heart 1 May the Name send its hidden radiance to open the gates of deliverance to His servants — and shine in their hearts, which now are shut in silent darkness. May the great King be moved to act in perfection and righteousness — to open th... »