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Six Constant Mitzvos: Committing to Love

How can we be commanded to love God?

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(3) Anonymous, May 28, 2011 4:06 PM

I don't think anyone is capable of committing to love. One can commit to an action, as in doing something. There you are able to make a commitment. But not with emotions. The 'command' to love G-d is not about commitment. It is about replacement. You see the emotions must go somewhere. We have them and they must and will be used. So instead of a love of say jewelry or self advancement, why not learn to 'replace' with a greater and higher ideal? The command is I think, a command to turn away and go in the best direction.

(2) Andria, May 25, 2011 6:59 PM


Great as always!

(1) David Naas, May 25, 2011 12:58 PM

Constant Learning

Charlie Harary teaches me something new every time I see his videos. Constant Learning is #7, yes??

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