Teachings

Teachings

Wilderness Torah provides thought leadership at the cutting-edge of the movement to remember and reconnect to Judaism’s ancient earth-based roots.

Below are thought pieces about the earth-based Judaism movement, commentary on the weekly Torah portion and Jewish holidays, and teachings about the innovative work of Wilderness Torah to reconnect Jewish culture to its indigenous roots.


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Jewish Burning Man: Sukkot’s Collective Water Prayer

By Maggid Zelig Golden 11 Tishrei 5777 | October 13, 2016 Happy New Year! I hope that the last 10 days from Rosh Hashanah to Yom Kippur were sweet and meaningful. The rabbis teach us

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V’etchanan: Love and Service for the Next Generation

by Maggid Zelig Golden 15 Av 5776 | August 19, 2016 Below, listen to Maggid Zelig Golden's entire drash (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded August 19, 2016 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley, California.

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Holy Rebels at Their Spouses’ Command

by Maggid Zelig Golden 7 Tamuz 5776 | July 13, 2016 In Memory of Rabbi Bonna Haberman z”l Just one week after the first yahrzeit , the anniversary of her passing, I write in honor

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On the Mountain: Cultivating our Collective Consciousness

by Maggid Zelig Golden 4th of Sivan 5776 | June 10, 2016 Below, listen to Maggid Zelig Golden's entire drash (teaching) from Kabbalat Shabbat, recorded June 10, 2016 at Urban Adamah, Berkeley, California.

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Walking the Path After Exodus

by Maggid Zelig Golden 21 Nisan 5776 | April 29, 2016 Below, listen to Maggid Zelig Golden's entire drash (teaching) from Passover in the Desert, recorded April 29, 2016 in the Panamint Valley, CA.

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Tazria: Healing in the Wilderness

by Maggid Zelig Golden 29 Adar II 5776 | April 8, 2016 Below, listen to Maggid Zelig Golden's entire drash (teaching) on his recent experience in Israel and how time spent in the wilderness can

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