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Tetzaveh: Hard Work

March 4, 2017 – 10:59 pm | Comments Off on Tetzaveh: Hard Work2,610 views
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The Reward
A little girl complained to her father that her chores are too difficult. The father, a chef, invited her to the kitchen and put up three pots to boil. In the first he placed a potato, in the second an egg and in the third, a coffee bean. Twenty …

Shemot: In Flow

December 26, 2015 – 6:46 pm | Comments Off on Shemot: In Flow3,261 views
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Need A Break?
Have you ever felt worn out and ready for a break? You wake up in the morning and all you can think about is getting away and doing nothing. Sometimes you only need a day, sometimes a week, but sometimes you feel like you could use an entire …

Chayei Sarah: The Joys of Hard Work

November 6, 2014 – 2:50 pm | Comments Off on Chayei Sarah: The Joys of Hard Work5,220 views
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No Break
Abraham seems to have been in love with hard work. The frenetic pace of his life was unusual. In his youth, he organized and gave mass lectures on Monotheism all across Mesopotamia. He wrote four hundred books on the subject.

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Noah: Money is Just a Tool

October 14, 2012 – 2:39 am | Comments Off on Noah: Money is Just a Tool3,194 views
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The Olive Symbol
The flood had lasted for forty days and forty nights. The rainfall and water surges were relentless, nothing and no one was spared, even the mountaintops were flooded. But the rains tapered off and the waters receded. The ark, adrift on an endless ocean, floated aimlessly for months.

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Ki Tisa: Money Minded

February 28, 2010 – 5:18 am | Comments Off on Ki Tisa: Money Minded2,788 views
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The Golden Calf
In the desert our ancestors built and worshiped a golden calf. In our enlightened age we don’t deify calves or even gold for that matter, but in some ways we still behave as if gold were indeed the object of our worship.

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