Yes, Jews believe in reincarnation unlike Christians and Muslims who believe in the Judgement Day. There are many Jewish sources dealing with what is popularly
called "reincarnation." In Hebrew, it is called "gilgul
ha'ne'shamot," literally the recycling or transmigration of
This concept can be compared to a flame of one candle lighting
another candle. While the essence of the second flame comes from the first one, the second flame is an independent entity.
Still, the new flame contains imperfections inherited from the
initial flame, and it is these imperfections that are to be
Most of the written material is very esoteric, often written in
Aramaic. Some of the prominent works dealing with this subject
are the "Zohar" (1st century) and the Arizal's "Shaar HaGilgulim" (16th century). In the Bible itself, the idea is intimated in Deut. 25:5-10, Deut. 33:6 and Isaiah 22:14, 65:6.
Yes and with each one we learn a new lesson or correct path. God is merciful and allows us to ascend even though it may take many lifetimes.
by Kitty Fields 6 years ago
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by blaiddgoch 6 years ago
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by Sandi Kroeger 2 years ago
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by Ruby Jean Richert 8 years ago
HI, DO YOU BELIEVE IN REINCARNATION? IT APPEARS THAT U DO FROM YOUR RESPONSETO ONE OF MY HUBS.IV,E BEEN READING EDGAR CAYCE,S WRITINGS,I WOULD LIKE TO BELIEVE IT,S TRUETHANK YOU.
by jujanester 7 years ago
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by janesix 6 years ago
Do you believe in reincarnation? I am starting to believe it might be the case. That we are here to learn from our mistakes and grow spiritually. We only get to go home when we have learned to act like decent human beings.
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