The Stoic Jew

The Obstacle is the Way Back to New York (Aurelius – Meditations 5:20)

July 22, 2021 Rabbi Matt Schneeweiss Season 5 Episode 6
The Stoic Jew
The Obstacle is the Way Back to New York (Aurelius – Meditations 5:20)
Show Notes

This week's Torah content is sponsored by a generous donor who wishes to remain anonymous, and told me, "No thanks needed!" so I'm not going to thank them. 

Synopsis: In today’s episode I discuss my conflicted feelings about my imminent return to New York and how Marcus Aurelius helped me to accept, use, and “love my fate.” 

Related Rabbi Schneeweiss Content:
- Putting The Stoic Jew Podcast on Sacred Pause
- My Stoic Injury and TSJ Summer Update

Sources:
- Aurelius, Meditations 5:20 (medallion available for purchase at The Daily Stoic store)
- Thoreau, Walden
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Stoic texts:
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius
Letters from a Stoic Master (Seneca)
The Discourses of Epictetus
The Enchiridion (Handbook) of Epictetus
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