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Praying for Someone You Don't Like
Lori Almost Live

Praying for Someone You Don't Like

Try it -- you'll be surprised by the results.

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Published: November 8, 2008


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Visitor Comments: 22

(22) Haddassah, July 11, 2009 6:44 PM

It may be hard...

But it's worth it. Thank you so much for reminding me of this mitzva! God be with you.

(21) Tsofiya, February 4, 2009 1:03 PM

pretty hard though

Dear Lori, this piece was very inspiring as usual. I actually have been trying to improve myself and not judge others. But it is quite hard to pray for them, you know. But I'll keep trying. Thanks again!!!

(20) Anonymous, January 4, 2009 3:18 PM

I do not like....

I love my grandson, but really do not like him, as he has been a tremendous burden on my finances, emotions and health. I have been praying that G-d will help him become a mench, but after almost a year, nothing is happening. Shall I just keep on praying? Thanks.

(19) Anonymous, January 4, 2009 10:36 AM

One more thing to add to this:

I think I'm the person you are referring to that said this in class. One more thing I'd like to add to it: I told this woman that I daven for her every day for nachas and good things to come to her (she has had a lot of tsoris in her life). She got teary-eyed and thanked me sincerely. It totally changed the way SHE relates to me, as well as the way I relate to her.

(18) Atticus Yap, November 28, 2008 12:18 PM

I will share this wisdom with others.

Dear Lori, thank you for sharing. I'll share this piece of wisdom with others. Not only by reaching others, I'll reach myself...I can now talk to God even more deeply...it can also helps me to understand people (from their angles)and myself even more..to correct others is to love them...yet we are not perfect...from that, we can also learn our mistakes and be a better person...and thus show better examples to others. I'm learning everyday. I thank you.

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