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Giving is the secret to happiness. People who think they can be happy from taking or even receiving quickly learn how wrong they are. Do you think Vladimir Putin will be happier if he takes Ukraine? Well, ask him if taking the Crimea made him happy. If he were happy …

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Passover: The Secret Path To A Moral Society

April 5, 2009 – 9:05 pm | Comments Off on Passover: The Secret Path To A Moral Society6,227 views
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Just Because
When was the last time you did the right thing just because? In a Capitalist society we are taught to ask, “What’s in it for me” before making an investment. Even our charitable contributions come with strings attached. We insist that our dollars be used for causes that serve …

Mishpatim: The Baby’s World

February 15, 2009 – 4:07 am | Comments Off on Mishpatim: The Baby’s World6,145 views
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Early Months
The moment my daughter emerged from the womb and took in her new surroundings was magical for us as parents. We were enamored with her and clutched her close to our hearts, but she was oblivious. She never acknowledged her parents, she simply slept. Over the last few days …

Chanukah: Why Is Our Light Different From All Other Lights?

November 2, 2005 – 3:44 am | Comments Off on Chanukah: Why Is Our Light Different From All Other Lights?2,509 views
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Simple Lights
Have you ever noticed that seasonal lights are more glamorous then the Chanukah lights? Have you ever noticed that seasonal lights come adorned with trees, gifts and a kaleidoscope of color while our lights are simple and undecorated? Have you ever noticed that ironically (or maybe by Divine Providence) …