This week’s edition of MyLife: Chassidus Applied with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, Episode 203, will air tonight, Sunday, here on CrownHeights.info, beginning at 8:00pm. This week Rabbi Jacobson will address the topics: If a Person Has Paid His Dues for Violating Others Should He Be Shamed for the Rest of His Life? Chassidus Applied to Purim; How Do We Avoid Passing on Our Trauma to Our Children? Should One Wait for a Stable Parnasa Before Getting Married? What Constitutes Healthy Eating According to the Torah? How Does Chassidus Explain G-d’s “Anger” and “Punishment”?
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The topics in this week’s 203rd episode of the highly acclaimed popular MyLife: Chassidus Applied series, with Rabbi Simon Jacobson, will include:
- Chassidus Applied to Purim
- Evaluating hundreds of great essays in this year’s MyLife: Chassidus Applied essay contest
- How do we avoid passing on our trauma to our children?
- Should one wait for a stable parnassa before getting married?
- What constitutes healthy eating according to the Torah?
- Wall of shame forever? If a person has paid his dues for violating others should he be shamed for the rest of his life?
- Parental abuse (episodes 201-202)
- Recent school shootings (episode 202)
- Secular books (episode 202)
- Prayer (episode 201)
- Lying (episode 85)
- General comments
- Chassidus Question: How does Chassidus explain G-d’s “anger” and “punishment”?
This hour-long dose of insights, broadcast live every Sunday night 8-9PM EST, is meant to inform, inspire and empower us by applying the teachings of Chassidus to help us face practical and emotional challenges and difficulties in our personal lives and relationships. To have your question addressed, please submit it at meaningfullife.com/mylife.
In what has now become a staple in so many people’s lives, MyLife: Chassidus Applied addresses questions that many people are afraid to ask and others are afraid to answer. When asked about the sensitive topics he has been addressing, Rabbi Simon Jacobson commented, “I understand that the stakes are high and great care has to be taken when speaking openly, but the silence and lack of clarity on matters plaguing the community can no longer go unaddressed. The stakes of not providing answers are even higher.”
The on-going series has provoked a significant reaction from the community, with thousands of people viewing each live broadcast and hundreds of questions pouring in week after week. At the root of every question and personal challenge tackled by the series is the overarching question: Does Judaism have the answers to my personal dilemmas?
In inimitable “Jacobson-fashion”, the broadcast answers people’s questions in simple, clear language while being heavily sourced. Each episode is jam-packed with eye-opening advice from the Rebbeim, gleaned from uncovering surprising gems in their letters, sichos and maamorim that address our personal issues with disarming relevance. Simultaneously, Rabbi Jacobson is able to crystallize a concept quickly, succinctly, and poignantly for any level of listener.
All episodes are immediately available for viewing in the MLC’s archive and can be downloaded as MP3s for listening on the go.
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