Duties of the Heart

Duties of the Heart (abridged)חובות הלבבות (תקציר)mergedhttps://www.sefaria.org/Duties_of_the_Heart_(abridged)This file contains merged sections from the following text versions:-Duties of the Heart, translated by Edwin Collins, 1909-http://www.sacred-texts.com/jud/doth/index.htm Duties of the Heart (abridged) Chapter 1 Table of Contents.Wisdom, the Highest GoodSeek no Reward but Wisdom’s SelfThe Gates of KnowledgeThe Ethics of the Body and the Ethics of the SoulExamples of Duties of the HeartThe Duties of the Heart are … Continue reading Duties of the Heart

Wisdom, the Highest Good

THE DUTIES OF THE HEART Wisdom, the Highest Good The supreme benefit, and the highest good bestowed by the Creator on human beings (after the gift of existence and the perfected faculties of perception and intelligence), is Wisdom. This, indeed, is the very life of their spirits. It is the lamp of their reason, which enables them to come to the will of God, and … Continue reading Wisdom, the Highest Good

Duties of the Heart Chapter 2

Duties of the Heart Chapter 2 1 Wisdom, the Highest Good. 2 The supreme benefit, and the highest good bestowed by the Creator on human beings (after the gift of existence and the perfected faculties of perception and intelligence), is Wisdom. This, indeed, is the very life of their spirits. It is the lamp of their reason, which enables them to come to the will … Continue reading Duties of the Heart Chapter 2