Likutey Moharan 65. Boaz and Rus; Master of the Field; Gathering Flowers of Speech to Create Prayer. Speaker: Rabbi Zvi Aryeh Rosenfeld ז”ל.
00:00 – PARAGRAPH 1. וַיֹּ֩אמֶר֩ בֹּ֨עַז אֶל־ר֜וּת הֲלֹ֧א שָׁמַ֣עַתְּ בִּתִּ֗י – “And Boaz said to Rus, ‘Listen well, my daughter’…” (Rus 2:8). The Master of the Field.
*05:10 – PARAGRAPH 2. Souls bear fruit when they carry out the will of Hashem. Gathering flowers of speech to create prayer.
12:23 – PARAGRAPH 3. Unity is the ultimate goal, as in בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֗וּא יִֽהְיֶ֧ה יְהֹוָ֛ה אֶחָ֖ד וּשְׁמ֥וֹ אֶחָֽד – “…on that day Hashem will be One and His Name will be One” (Zecharia 14:9).
18:33 – When a person is in pain, he closes his eyes.
24:38 – PARAGRAPH 5. The joy experienced when a person is released from suffering brings him to a higher level of insight.
26:08 – When the Jews sinned, their crowns were taken away.
30:02 – PARAGRAPH 6. The Master of the Field enables a person to unify his prayer.
31:27 – Unification of the beginning of creation with the end is related to the concept of MaNTzPaKh – the five ending-letters of the AlefBeis.
34:00 – PARAGRAPH 7. וַיֹּ֩אמֶר֩ בֹּ֨עַז אֶל־ר֜וּת הֲלֹ֧א שָׁמַ֣עַתְּ בִּתִּ֗י – “And Boaz said to Rus, ‘Listen well, my daughter’…” (Rus 2:8).
35:00 – Boaz is the Sechel (Neshama) and Rus is the lower soul (Nefesh). “Let your ears hear what you say.”
39:35 – The Field of Souls corresponds to Gan Eden.
40:32 – PARAGRAPH 9. The future circle of Tzaddikim.