Nov 12, 2017
When Death Strikes Despite Prayer

Chassidus Applied: Do 10 women have minyan power, when tragedy strikes despite prayer and what's wrong with owning a puppy.

The topics in this weeks 188th episode of the highly acclaimed popular MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, will include:

Chassidus Applied to Toldos and Shabbos Mevorchim Kislev
What lessons can we learn from the 40 years since 5738?
What to do when there are no answers; When tragedy strikes despite all our prayers?
Do 10 Jewish women have Minyan power?
What should I tell my kids who want to get a puppy?
Follow-up and feedback episodes 183-187:
Women dancing on Simchas Torah
Defacing Rebbes picture on walls
What is the role of Merkos?
Yellow Moshiach flag: Positive or negative?
Other follow-up topics:
Sexual harassment
Chassidus Question: Torah Ohr: Bittul

MyLife Essays: Making a Living, by Yosef Zukin, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil; True Freedom to Choose, by , Kiryat Shmuel, Israel; 3 Steps to Uproot Apathy, by Yehuda Ertel, Pittsburgh, PA. These and other essays can be read online at


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thillim, prayers
i would like to add that all the thilllim and davening that were said are not in vain like Rabb J said, but it actually goes into the account of the niftar or nifteres. they are all to his beneift!!! they were said in his zchus!
(11/12/2017 10:58:11 PM)
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