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For starters, stop calling them “single.”
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Advanced-level midrashic and Kabbalistic illuminations on the weekly parsha.
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That day in the doctor's office, I lit a match and threw it onto the Holy Temple.
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One day commemorates a variety of Jewish tragedies.
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Why should I be grateful?
Love comes in many guises.
November 26, 2011
January 5, 2012 7:50 PM
I think that it is a wonderful thing to risk your life to save anothers.
December 1, 2011 1:37 AM
Seeing beyond "me"
Knowing that you're not more important than anyone else, and caring about others, gives you strength that supersedes self preservation. Knowing that G-d knows your every thought, and appreciates your commitment to Him and to others, gives you courage.
November 29, 2011 7:06 PM
courage comes in all colors and sizes
I guess when push comes to shove real heores will stand out in a crowd. Way to go to the skinny guy. Not surprised the buff guy ran...he's too busy worrying about his looks. Courage comes in all colors and sizes.
November 28, 2011 11:19 PM
The Doctor knew best
Amazing! Despite seeming to be an undesirable German, the doctor was actually more insightful than the uniformed officer. We all have to look at people a bit deeper than just the surface.
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