Shorts • 9 Comments
When loneliness has already got you down, here is how to muster up the strength to transcend it.
Stories • 0 Comments
A story of ahavat yisroel, desperation & forgiveness in the waiting room & study of Rabbi Yitzchak Meir (founder of Gur) & his secretary Reb Bunim.
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Three great Chassidic leaders were famous for their ahavat yisrael (“love of a fellow Jew”): Rabbi Zusha of Anipoli, Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev, and Rabbi Israel Baal Shem Tov.
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The “deeds, teaching and works” of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai are the ultimate rectification of Rabbi Akiva’s disciples’ tragic failure to achieve the proper synthesis of love and truth that would make their love true and their truth loving.
Weekly Op-Ed •May 13th, 2010• 8 Comments
We need to get beyond the labels and stereotypes that divide, and treat fellow Jews as our own family.