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Our Greatest Vice is Our Greatest Strength.

We are a stiff-necked people.  It is our greatest weakness, but it is also our greatest strength. Rabbi Yitzhak Nissenbaum, who lived and died in the Warsaw Ghetto, taught , “Almighty God, looks upon this people with favor, because what is now their greatest vice will one day be their most …

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Arlene from Israel – Let Us Draw Strength

Tonight begins Tisha B’Av, the most solemn day of the Jewish calendar.  It marks the day of the destruction of our two Temples and a number of other national calamities. On this day we fast and mourn, read the Book of Lamentations. We also look to the religious meaning in …

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