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April 18, 2009
May 13, 2011 3:59 AM
Thank you for your entertaining and inspiring message. Well done and yasher koach!
May 29, 2009 10:44 PM
Just the sight of Mr. Gluckin, in his neat button-down shirt and kippah, waving his hands wildly imitating "purple"...hee-hee-hee. ,-) Excellent advice. God bless!
April 26, 2009 11:31 AM
Thank you Rabbi G.
this is every persons ideal dream, mine especially. Only now am I able to start appreciating my true spiritual ability to express myself.
Thank you and Thank God.
Miriam Sara bat Leah,
April 25, 2009 9:48 PM
Rules allow collaboration
As a community we rely on the Torah to give us the structure necessary to be a living flourishing communal organism.
Choir, dance ensemble, Torah class,
student/teacher, chavrusa ,family: We all need rules. This is the first time I have ever really like the sound of purple. But, green I have solid!
Many thanks for a light hearted look at a serious concept.
April 24, 2009 3:46 PM
my favorite person
Tzvi! We miss you big time brotha! I need to get you to Miami asap. By the way I've played that note a few times before...it's solid Violet...love ya
April 23, 2009 6:25 PM
The parables about grammar and guitar are great. And, the electric impression was too funny :-) Thumbs up!
Quest for Understanding,
April 22, 2009 8:02 PM
True ideas in exciting presentation...
This Rabbi seems kind of whacky and exctiing in a good way. The point that rules help make the game work is true and the guitar comparison was great. Let hear some guitar after the holidays...
April 22, 2009 2:44 PM
We remember you
Rav Gluckin, we remember you from Yishuv Maale Amos. Lots of Hatzlacha with the book. Fondest regards, the Zelasko Family.
April 20, 2009 10:20 PM
I Am Blown Away
This guy has to be Aish’s best-kept secret. Funny. Quick. Extremely powerful message. WOW. You should plaster him all over your site and please post more stuff.
April 19, 2009 8:19 PM
wow! so smoothly, with a great comparison, you changed Torah's regulations from being burdensome to "freeing". (Theres comparisons to a wing, he thinks 'agh these wings are too heavy without them i can fly higher' No they make him fly! or the electric toy car, 'agh i have this heavy battery slowing me down' No its making you go...Torah's 'rules' are what keep us flying up!!!
April 19, 2009 3:00 PM
Good luck with the book!
April 19, 2009 1:22 PM
R' gluckin has a very different and unique personality and i think it's great that he's using it for a posotive purpose
April 19, 2009 10:27 AM
Really nice, intelligent presentation. Thank you.
April 19, 2009 8:21 AM
YOU ARE A GENIUS
SIMPLE AND VERY, VERY GOOD.
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