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Your Yom Kippur Package
Salomon Says

Your Yom Kippur Package

I'm driving you anyway... put the package down.


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Visitor Comments: 13

(13) Chavi, October 12, 2008 3:43 PM

thank you

This was surely the most significant and meaningful message that I read or heard before Yom Kippur. It was exactly what I needed to hear at this time. Rabbi Salomon, thank you so very much.

(12) Franklin Foster, October 11, 2008 7:50 AM

Time to get closer

We oftimes forget that the true reality that the Omnipotent has, had, and will always have full charge of any and everything we can perceive. One gets wrapped up in this physical life holding the package too tight, and forgetting that life is a brief stopover and that he will still be in charge even when we have gone leaving the package behind. Let us truly repent this Yom Kippur. And thanks to you for the reminder to put the package down.

(11) Hannah, October 9, 2008 7:10 PM

One tear

Thank you so much rabbi. I don't know how others react to fasting but it makes me very sad as well as reflective. This year during the fast one tear trickled down my face. I just sat there and let it fall down my cheek. Yes, you are so right sometimes one forgets to put the package down. Blessings to you and your family in this new year.

(10) Carol, October 9, 2008 11:34 AM

Thank You

I justput the package down. I am happy and joyful Hasheem is with us and he is driving us on our journey and we are not carrying the burdens alone. Bless you for your message.Carol

(9) Sandy, October 8, 2008 10:15 PM

Thank you!

I listen to every 'thought' you publish on Aish and every time they are inspiring, but this one hit home very strongly---I've had several dreams lately in which I am carrying a lot of 'baggage' and some that don't even belong to me! But now I realize that all I have to do is put the packages down....Thank you for this Yom Kippur message.

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