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Question #1:

Question #1 SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Message for our lives Torah = Instruction/Guide What can we learn from the story of Noach and his sons?

Question #2:

Question #2 SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Can you spot the redundancy Shem and Yafet took a cloak, laid it upon both their shoulders, and they walked backward and covered their father’s nakedness; their faces were turned backward, and they saw not their father’s nakedness.

Question #2:

Question #2 SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Why is it repeated? It’s obvious! Can you spot the redundancy Shem and Yafet took a cloak, laid it upon both their shoulders, and they walked backward and covered their father’s nakedness; their faces were turned backward, and they saw not their father’s nakedness.

Question #2:

Question #2 SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Why is it repeated? It’s obvious! They were walking backwards! Shem and Yafet took a cloak, laid it upon both their shoulders, and they walked backward and covered their father’s nakedness; their faces were turned backward, and they saw not their father’s nakedness.

The Key:

The Key SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Cham saw - Shem and Yafet did not. Shem and Yafet took a cloak, laid it upon both their shoulders, and they walked backward and covered their father’s nakedness; their faces were turned backward, and they saw not their father’s nakedness.

Questions for Discussion:

Questions for Discussion SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall How do you intuitively understand this teaching of the Baal Shem Tov? Does it disturb you at all?

Calling a Spade a spade:

Calling a Spade a spade SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Are you not able to call him a liar and a thief? How does that make you a liar and a thief?

Divinely Orchestrated:

Divinely Orchestrated SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall If you saw it, there is a message for you...

Self-Love :

Self-Love SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Self-love covers all faults. Personal faults are explained away. In others there can be no justification. G-d shows you the faults in others so…

Text Check:

Reprove, you shall reprove your fellow man. Text Check SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Is there a conflict? If you saw it, there is a message for you... Who are you meant to reprove? Your fellow man or yourself?

Two Ways to View Negativity 1:

Two Ways to View Negativity 1 SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall A descriptive quality defining that individual. A reality that calls for a response from you. Reuven and Shimon catch Levi lying: Reuven: Levi is scum! Shimon: How can I help Levi?

Two Ways to View Negativity 2:

Two Ways to View Negativity 2 SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall A descriptive quality defining that individual. A reality that calls for a response from you. David and Yehudah love to entertain: David: Why is she so insecure? Yehudah: How can I help her?

Question for Discussion:

Question for Discussion SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall David: Why is she so insecure? Yehudah: How can I help her? Why would these two characters respond in such opposite ways?

David is Insecure:

David is also insecure! David is Insecure SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall David: Why is she so insecure? Yehudah: How can I help her? He deals with it by trying to impress guests. He bashes his wife to deflect his shortcomings.

Yehudah is not Insecure:

Yehudah is not insecure! Yehudah is not Insecure SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall David: Why is she so insecure? Yehudah: How can I help her? He does not struggle with her insecurity. He focuses on how to resolve the situation.

Baal Shem Tov’s Teaching:

Baal Shem Tov’s Teaching SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall A descriptive quality defining that individual. A reality that calls for a response from you. You Have A Clean Face You Have A Dirty Face

Question for Discussion:

Question for Discussion SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Have you ever experienced the phenomenon of viewing another’s deficiency only to realize it was really a reflection of your own?

Double Reprove:

Double Reprove SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Reprove, you shall reprove your fellow man. Why the double expression of reproving? Before you reprove another, you must reprove yourself.

Cham’s Dirty Face:

Cham’s Dirty Face SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Cham, the father of Canaan, saw his father’s nakedness and told his two brothers … Cham struggled with the same nakedness.

Shem and Yafet Were Clean:

Shem and Yafet Were Clean SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall Shem and Yafet took a cloak, laid it upon both their shoulders, and they walked backward and covered their father’s nakedness; their faces were turned backward, and they saw not their father’s nakedness. They saw the need to cover their father…

Shem and Yafet Were Clean:

Shem and Yafet Were Clean SEASON ONE 2012-2013 Class 1 – Mirror on the Wall When you point a finger at someone, three fingers are pointing back at you. What is your motivation? Out of love… Reflection of self…

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