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Choosing Freedom

Most of the Israelites didn’t leave Egypt. How do we become free?

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Published: April 9, 2014

Visitor Comments: 24

(19) Joey, April 20, 2014 8:40 AM

Excellent insight. Thank you and God bless!

(18) Dvirah, April 17, 2014 4:26 PM

Choosing Freedom

No one who grew up in the US in the 1960's can think that freedom is a gift. We watched too many people struggling for theirs. Excellent message!

(17) Rivkah with a "resh", April 17, 2014 3:12 AM

I don't have enough superlatives to praise this

Brilliant, stirring, luminescent, and inspiring. That's just the warm-up! I do,however, find some want of coherence. Also, of accuracy.
Freedom IS a gift: Freedom of religion, of speech, of assembly. They're yours if you are simply an American citizen. Everyone in the USA is free to develop their capacities. What more freedom do you want?
The speaker opines, "You want to be great? -- Go out and get it." Well, yes. But what does that have to do with freedom?

Might help if the speaker defined his terms (i.e., "freedom") and if he stuck to his theme.

Avi, April 19, 2014 5:38 PM

Freedom CANNOT be a gift

I am sorry to break it to you, first and foremost, that he US of A is a small portion of the world.
Next, all these "freedoms" you mentioned, you have to get up and do them, and none can give it to you and none can take it away. Why was Sharansky free in Siberia? because he practiced Judaism on his choice, none can take that away, I would guess that freedom is Free Will, none can take it or give it and you must act on it

(16) Anonymous, April 16, 2014 8:11 AM

So true in our lives today.

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