‘It is like a ladder in the midst of our home whereby we may ascend and descend.’
On Monday, September 21st, our dear teacher and friend, Warren Kenton – Z’ev ben Shimon Halevi – passed on.
A man of wisdom and spiritual stature, together with a sense of humour and a practical nature, he used his long life to the full, writing books, teaching groups and being a spiritual mentor to so many.
To Warren, we owe our understanding of the Tree of Life and Jacob’s Ladder, and the ability to recognise the difference between true substance and mere form. He taught us to find the Light within ourselves and to live the teaching.
He died during the ‘Days of Awe’, on the Autumn Equinox when day and night are in balance – when autumn’s grain is spring’s seed. It is now for us to continue the invaluable legacy that he left us.
We are just so grateful for his life, teaching and presence.
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Welcome to the Kabbalah Community – a London-based branch of the Kabbalah Society. It is a network of individuals and groups, with worldwide links, following the teachings of the Toledano Tradition reformulated by Z’ev ben Shimon Halevi (Warren Kenton) for our era.
Kabbalah, meaning ‘to receive,’ is about life – its Source and its divine purpose. At its heart is Jacob’s Ladder, the extended form of the Tree of Life, illustrating the perennial principles within the four worlds of existence – physical, psychological, spiritual and divine.
While essentially an oral tradition, the metaphysics of the Tree of Life and Jacob’s Ladder provide an effective working method that offers us clarity and perspective in our lives.
Our task is to become ‘self’ conscious and pass on the teachings of the Tradition, and to make them real, each in our own way.