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September 16, 2007 9:43 AM
G'mar Chasima Tova!
This is too good. I'm not going to detract from it by sticking in my two cents.YP
September 13, 2007 10:00 AM
Shana Tova to all of you.I wish to thank all of you who work so hard toprepare these articles for despath byemail,worldwide.Thank you menon
September 12, 2007 12:26 PM
Your father in Heaven will see you through
September 12, 2007 11:25 AM
LOVE YOU LORY GOD BLESS YOU AND HAVE A HAPPY ROSH HASHANA.WITH YOUR FURTUNATE HUSBAND AND KIDS.
September 11, 2007 2:11 PM
This is a sweet message for a sweet New Year. There are many paradoxes in life and Rosh Hashonah is one.Why? I do think we ought to be thinking all year round and asking forgiveness before the "Head" of the year.And often, I am wondering about the deeper paradox, about being written into another year because this isn't just about being a good, compassionate person. Being written into the BOOK says something about script and scripted. Perhaps the more Sufi, more Kabalistic notion, that we are all aspects of the divine hold here, and what we divine, about our lives, at the deepest level has to do with creation itself and being an integral part of this weave. There are layers here. I am meely posing the question because forgiveness is such a deep topic, perhaps one of the most profound of all topics, and surely the essence of "the journey". Maybe we are all held accountable but then, I do think God is also accountable to us all. And for this, this Yom Kippur, I forgive God, because I surely love this creation and reverence all.
September 11, 2007 12:45 PM
very animated and warm personalityloved it
September 11, 2007 12:14 PM
Once again, such a meaningful message.Thank-you. It helps me realize that like most people, I need to do better and think better.
Moshe Ben Sosa,
September 11, 2007 10:52 AM
These words make me realized that life is precious and that is my responsiblity to make myself a better person. The Torah is my guide on life and I am His witness.Moshe
September 11, 2007 10:51 AM
we love Lori!
Lori, My daughters and I look forward to your video every week. You bring a jolt of joy and wisdom into our home and we are grateful! May you and yours be blessed with health, naches and strength to continue with your valuable work!With Blessing- Rachel, Rivka, Zahava, Shaina and Bassy Reissman
September 11, 2007 10:35 AM
Keeping it Real
Rebbitsen Polatnik's Rosh Hashanah blog is right on point -- simple yet sophisticated. In my 18 years of observance I have never really thought of the relief and embarrassment of having "my Dad" as my judge. With the help of this message I feel like I can approach Rosh Hashanah in a meaningful, personalized manner, devoid of the stiffness often associated with the formal language in our prayer books. Thanks!
September 10, 2007 10:37 PM
Thank you Lori, for this important, beautifully expressed message. Thank you for inspiring me.
September 10, 2007 8:52 PM
Thank you so much for this video! I always watch them, but I specially liked this one. Shanah Tovah!
September 10, 2007 2:55 PM
that video was awesome...thank you so much
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