Reaching Up In Order To Go Down
15 November 2022
The Rebbe taught this discourse on Shabbat Sedra Chayei Sarah, 1964. A detailed discussion of a comment by the Zohar on the opening verse provides an interesting perspective on the role of Sarah.
On the one hand she had to reach upwards, to spiritual heights. But on the other, it was this reaching upwards which enabled her to spread her influence downwards to the world, through her husband Abraham.