Monthly Archives: July 2013

Givers and Takers

Is giving really good, & taking truly bad? From the time that we are children we are being bombarded with statements regarding good and bad. We are constantly being reminded to be good. Often being asked if we are good. Just as often we

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A father’s promise

My dearest child, As I am finishing up the fast day, I sit and reflect on what our fast is all about. Why was our beautiful home in Yerushalayim destroyed? Why did the presence of Hashem leave us? What did

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The Torah (Melachim II, Chapter 4) tells us of a barren Shunamite woman who was promised a child by Elisha Hanavi. Indeed she had a child, but then the boy suddenly died. She sent people to find Elisha and upon

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