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Makor Chaim: The Secret of Yom Kippur Part 2

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Makor Chaim: The Secret of Yom Kippur Part 2

Why out of all the Jewish holidays is Yom Kippur considered to be the holiest day of the year? If Rosh Hashanah is considered the Day of Judgment and the apex of Creation why do we celebrate it before Yom Kippur? Why do we wear white when we fast on Yom Kippur when fasting in…

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Makor Chaim: The Secret of Yom Kippur Part 1

Why out of all the Jewish holidays is Yom Kippur considered to be the holiest day of the year? If Rosh Hashanah is considered the Day of Judgment and the apex of Creation why do we celebrate it before Yom Kippur? Why do we wear white when we fast on Yom Kippur when fasting in…

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Video- Misery Loves Company

Published on Sep 7, 2015 The Alter Rebbe taught: “If we have no joy in our hearts, we deny the love of G-d (Iggeret HaQodesh 11).” Why is simcha (joy) such a vital part of our worship of G-d? The Torah tells us without simcha we expose ourselves to ninety-eight different curses. Contrary to one’s…

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City of Moshiach – Video

    Published on Sep 6, 2015 The Torah says that in the days of Moshiach there will be a total of nine עָרֵי מִקְלָט (cities of refuge). The cities of refuge functioned as a safe haven for unintentional killing.

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Avinu Malkeinu – Video

Published on Aug 31, 2015 Why is the Torah portion of Re’eh always read in conjunction with the month of Elul? Why in the month of Elul is G-d called by the title Dodi which means “my beloved?” Why in judgments does Israel fare better then the gentiles?

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