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June 9, 2015 4:58 PM
That is a beautiful viewpoint. I also heard once that the four sons are in each of us and we can choose which one we place ourselves in. I found that interesting
February 26, 2015 5:19 PM
Aren't all four of the same parents?
April 14, 2014 4:02 PM
Great perspective on the four sons
Growing up my family used to skip this section of the sedar. No one in our house liked to label. Today, with kids of my own I have always struggled with this section and have brought different interpretations. This one is the best, and feels so honest and accurate. It will be at the center of how we discuss this issue. Thank you for sharing it.
April 18, 2011 9:34 PM
Hi- so true so true
a great point. However, don't get carried away... there are other impacts but parents
April 13, 2011 8:31 AM
Really good message to the parents.
WE are the people who makes the next generation. Hope we will give the best.
March 23, 2010 2:05 PM
point well made!
parents, teachers, friends, neighbors, we all have the power to influence our next generation for the better! thank you aish.com
March 21, 2010 3:15 PM
me encanto la forma de que nosotros nos referimos a nuestrosa hijos nos enseña a que lo que nosotros sembramos cosechamos
March 8, 2010 3:24 PM
Its a blessing
Good info about Jewish life Passover etc.......
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