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Your Tough Assignment

Fulfill another person's needs without anyone ever knowing.

Published: December 22, 2007


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Visitor Comments: 34

(34) Anonymous, August 4, 2008 2:33 PM

response to Mark Anonymous Chessed

Chessed doesn't have to involve money. I find that giving of my time is really worth while and fullfilling. Try something like visiting an old person in a nursing home. Just a smile and a hello can make a world of difference for them!

(33) rebecca, February 24, 2008 1:21 PM

Endless and loving Chesed

The biggest mitsvah is the one made in SILENCE! I deeply believe that the only thing in this world, that is going ot save all AM ISRAEL, is doing endless amount of Chesed, act of kindness, without expecting anything in return! JUST TO IT and you will witness alot of changes in your life! I know what I'm talking about!And Baroukh HASHEM I try my best to please HIM, in conducting myself this way for the rest of my life! I know this is the REAL TRUE HAPPINESS for each and everyone of us! May HASHEM GIVES YOU the opportunity to do LOTS OF CHESED AND KINDLESS AND AHAVAT ISRAEL! The true path that will surely bring you your real destination. with all my love!
PS Lori you are an amazing person. KOL AKAVOD for your wonderful and inspiring work! G-d Bless you!

(32) Anonymous, January 26, 2008 1:11 PM

did it!

I did it! This is anonymous so no one will know but you are right about not telling anyone.It is even fun having this kind of secret. All I will say is that it involves teaching English to refugees and I say this to give other people ideas as some people wrote to you looking for good ideas.Check out the UNHRC! It is hard to keep it a secret as I want everyone I know to get involved too!

(31) Mark, January 10, 2008 12:42 PM

Anonymous Chessed

My frum son sends me you videos every week. I always watch and find them very interesting. Thank you. But this weeks subject I found particularly interesting. I would like to try to fulfill this Mitzvah of Chessed but to be honest, I do not know what to do. Where do I find someone with a need? Just to donate money is not what I call really helping. Anything I can think of doing will never be anonymous. I am open for suggestions.

(30) Gary Katz, January 9, 2008 10:20 AM

But...

As wonderful an idea as this is (and I intend to follow up on it), human nature being what it is, even a chesed as pure as this can be construed to have the ulterior motive of heavenly brownie points. Still, it's better than not doing it, and may inspire the recipient to do a chesed for someone else. Anything like this counts as one's contribution toward repairing the world.

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