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IT SURE ISN’T COMFORTABLE

IT SURE ISN’T COMFORTABLE Reuven Rubin Shlita We know so much, yet feel so small. We are constantly told that...

SNOWFLAKES THAT WON’T MELT

SNOWFLAKES THAT WON’T MELT Harav Y. Reuven Rubin Shlita ‘Snowflake Generation’ is a derogatory slang term that  implies an inflated...

DON’T BECOME THE SLAVE

DON’T BECOME THE SLAVE Harav Y. Reuven Rubin In Shtiebles ‘back in the day,’ there were always those last few...

SHOLOM AND BROCHA

SHOLOM AND BROCHA Harav Y. Reuven Rubin Shlita Farible…. Interesting word, sounds sort of cute but jam-packed with pain. If...

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THE BLESSINGS OF AWARENESS

THE BLESSINGS OF AWARENESS Harav Y. Reuven Rubin Shlita It is a long cherished custom amongst Chasidim to tell stories...

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WILL WE EVER GET IT

WILL WE EVER GET IT Harav Y. Reuven Rubin Shlita Have you ever seen those grainy black and white photos...

Golden Minutes

Golden Minutes Harav Y. Reuven Rubin Shlita The story goes that in a small shtieble somewhere in Poland, back in...

CREATING REAL LIGHT

CREATING REAL LIGHT Harav Y. Reuven Rubin You have a twinge, something you never had before. It hurts, and after...

Whispers from Our Avos

Whispers from Our Avos Harav Y. Reuven Rubin In the quiet moments of the morning, when all are still asleep,...

THE BIRDS THAT TASTE REDEMPTION

THE BIRDS THAT TASTE REDEMPTION Harav Y. Reuven Rubin Shlita It is early morning, I gaze out my study window...