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How one experiences an event depends on perspective. The punishments detailed in the Tochacha, Rebuke (Devarim 28:15-69) depicts a series of disastrous consequences if nation behaves faithlessly. The Ohr HaChaim ZT’L ZY’A (28:15) understands faithfulness has three elements, a commitment to Torah Study, observance of those mitzvoth requiring one to refrain from acting and those mitzvoth requiring…Continue
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Rav Aaron Lieb Shteinman Shlita (Sefer Yimaleh Pi Thilatecha pg. 126) writing about Ellul explores the importance of the Sages placed on having the right frame of mind. Among the examples the rabbi cites the Talmud relates (Ta’anit 21a) the Sages selected Nachum Ish Gamzu to transport of treasure chest to Caesar. Nachum Ish Gamzu was chosen for what seems an ordinary mission because he was schooled in…Continue
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