Rivash 1 – Introduction into Miracle Rabbis, the truth behind the myths. There is no supernatural or miracles, only natural orders not yet understood. Developing Divine inspiration, drawing close to God means the development of psychic, extra-sensory mental abilities. The teaching of the Ba'al Shem are specifically geared towards this end. Chapter 1, 1-7. Recognizing the singularity underlying all reality. Recognizing there is no such things as distractions, there are only opportunities. Drawing close to Heaven means to penetrate distractions and to see the moving Hand of God even within them. Equanimity in all things, balance of heart, mind and action.