Religion & Spirituality:Judaism
The world is in a near panic from the Coronavirus outbreak, as scientists and health authorities around the world are racing to halt the spread of this deadly virus that emerged from a live animal and fish market in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December, when it then jumped to humans. Once it jumped to humans, it was then transferred from human to human whenever they come in contact with one other.
At the time of this podcast, according to official Chinese statistics which many believe are downplaying the proportions of this health disaster, some 60,000 Chinese have already contracted the new coronavirus, which causes respiratory illness similar to pneumonia, and the death toll of nearly 700 is rising daily. This past January 30th, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak a “public-health emergency of international concern” — an alarm it reserves for events that pose a risk to multiple countries and that requires a coordinated international response.
The World Health Organization is correct – we need an international response. But what should that response be? Listen to today's podcast, which looks at current events through eyes of emuna.
Excess Baggage: The Common Denominator of Coronavirus and Passover Cleaning
The Gift of Solitude
Coronavirus: The Concealed Blessing
Coronavirus: Effort or Emuna?
The Reward of Life
Brave Spirit: Body & Soul Protection from Coronavirus
Sharing the Load
The Wrecking Ball
Coronavirus: Softening Stiff Necks
Purim and the Politically Incorrect
Knocking Down the Walls of Coronavirus
Tatty - A Tale of Two Princes
Flower in the Desert
Rattlesnakes and Wild Boars
Your Path and Your Peak
Dealing with Your Challenge
The Two Most Important Words
The Power of a Mitzva
5-Minute Daf Yomi with Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld
The Office of Rabbi Sacks
Daf Yomi for Women - Hadran
Rabbi Daniel Lapin's podcast
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