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Beshalach(Exodus 13:17-17:16)

Fear of Freedom

Rabbi Shraga Simmons shares an inspiring insight from the weekly Torah portion.

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February 2, 2004

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Visitor Comments: 1

(1) Michal Batya, February 2, 2009 8:46 AM

Fear of freedom

This is very understandable. Freedom is more frightening. And when the young eagle leaves the sheltered chicken yard, he has nearly to be forced... like us. I understand the former slaves. And I understand their happiness after Hashem nearly "carried" them into freedom. Wonderful and clear explanation for us. Thankyou.

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