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March 9, 2006 12:00 AM
I think it is one of Your best. Thank you
March 7, 2006 12:00 AM
They are all great!
I have enjoyed all of your posts. Shmaryahu must not have been getting this blog that long because there have been many great ones like this one! Shmaryahu – this Rabbi/Doctor is really something, try his books!
March 6, 2006 12:00 AM
Apply this to Mitzvah Performance!
Do you sometimes feel like when you help someone out you are doing them a favor? The truth is that both of you are gaining. They get your help, and you are going to be greatly rewarded by G-d, and get a great feeling that you helped another person. Plus you never when that person can help you. We are are all in this together!
March 5, 2006 12:00 AM
Best Ever !
This is a great point by the Rabbi/Doctor !!This is the most insight ful video blog he has posted !!
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