A powerful memoir chronicling the life of one of America's most celebrated rabbis--from his youth in the shadows of the Nazis through the tumultuous 1960's in America to his position as a renowned religious leader today. Reflecting Reb Zalman's warm, endearing personality, this book brings together his dynamic life story for the first time.
Rabbi Zalman M. Schachter-Shalomi, or "Reb Zalman" as he is fondly known, is the founder and leader of the Jewish Renewal movement and the author of numerous books, including Jewish with Feeling and From Age-ing to Sage-ing. He has been profiled in Newsweek and other media and lives in Boulder, CO. Dr. Edward Hoffman is author of The Kabbalah Reader and numerous other books. He is adjunct associate professor of psychology at Yeshiva University and a New York State licensed psychologist. He lives in New York City, NY.