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Parashat Va-et'chanan (August 20, 2016)
by Wendy Glick

DON’T STEAL. DON’T CROSS THE STREET ON A RED LIGHT. Don’t drive without wearing a seat belt. Don’t play ball in the house. How often are we instructed what to do and not do? Ever stop yourself from doing what you want because in your heart you know it is wrong, illegal, hurtful or just downright stupid?

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Comments
Rules to Live By
I want to compliment Wendy Glick on a truly excellent Torah commentary. In
this election season, there are individuals and groups who try to cast any
rules and regulations as being an attack on individual freedom. As Ms.
Glick shows, we need common-sense rules and regulations, which have been
put into effect by our elected representatives. I hope the young people in
our congregation and community take her teachings to heart. 

bjeis - August 15th


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