Daily Israel Report

INR Announcements



Audio: Get Ready for Purim! Part 1. From Redepemtion to Redemption


The Very Deep and Intricate Connection Between The Holidays of Purim and Pesach.
1/28/2014, 9:46 AM

A7 Radio's "ASK THE RABBI!" with Rabbi Pinchas Winston
Listen Now!
Follow Israel Radio on Twitter and Facebook.

Since this Friday begins the first Adar, in which Purim ought to be celebrated but is not celebrated, being postponed until the second Adar, we’ll take a break from the topic of reincarnation to discuss why. This material comes from a book I wrote years ago called, “From Redemption to Redemption: The Very Deep and Intricate Connection Between The Holidays of Purim and Pesach."

Even though we normally try to perform mitzvos as soon as we can, we make an exception when it comes to Purim in a leap year. As to why that is the case is the basis of understanding the true meaning of both Purim and Pesach, and particularly the concept of freedom, something that can only be arrived at by making a detour through the story of Yosef and his brothers.

* To download the mp3 click the down arrow or right-click here.
* For podcast archives click the right arrow or click here.
* To email the show host click here.
* To subscribe on iTunes click here.







Rabbi Pinchas Winston is an international lecturer and acclaimed author, having published more than 25 works about Judaism. His special focus is on 'geula b'rachamim' or 'redemption through mercy'.  His website,  www.ThirtySix.org , offers videos, essays and a his library of books he has authored.   To send Rabbi Winston your questions to be answered on the show, email:  PWinston@ThirtySix.org
INR Latest Shows >>
INR Newscast for ThursdayElul 23, 5774 / Sep 18, 14 Gaza Has Broken the CeasefireElul 22, 5774 / Sep 17, 14 INR Newscast for WedensdayElul 22, 5774 / Sep 17, 14 The Blessing and the CurseElul 22, 5774 / Sep 17, 14