Crossing the Boundary: Stories of Jewish Leaders of Other Spiritual Paths by Alan Levin
Fourteen Jewish men and women stepped beyond their family religion to become leaders of other spiritual paths. They became a Sikh, Sufi, Buddhist, Taoist, Hindu chant master, visionary artist, Advaita teacher, Pagan witch, interfaith minister, Catholic priest, and a leader of a syncretic Brazilian church. Alan Levin shares their fascinating stories and their wisdom with rich reflections on the meaning of tribal identity, heresy, and who and what we truly are. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Alan Levin has been studying and teaching spiritual practices from a wide range of traditions for over forty years. He is a licensed psychotherapist in California and New York and is dedicated to fostering compassion between humans and all living beings. He was the founder of Holos Institute in San Francisco and currently works with his wife, Ginny Brooke, as Sacred River Healing in New York.