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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis

Rebbetzin Jungreis’s Viewpoint

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: August 25th, 2016

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The time has come for all of us to change, to become the people our Creator meant us to be. Instead of working on others, let us work on ourselves.

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: August 19th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

I’m afraid. People do not understand, but what I fear is our own people – yes, our own people who have forgotten who we are, who no longer remember that we Jews stood at Sinai

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: August 11th, 2016

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G-d’s discipline is never punitive, it is corrective: the Torah tells us that G-d chastises us even as a father chastises his children.

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: August 4th, 2016

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I have dealt with many teenagers who have been cast out of their homes and schools. I must emphasize that the most potent way to reach them is with berachos and love. I am not saying this is easy

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: July 28th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

We want our children to have self-esteem. Can there be a greater generator of self-esteem in children than their knowing they were chosen to be the guarantors of the Torah?

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: July 21st, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

The Yiddishe neshamah can be likened to a computer. If you can’t find that pintele Yid, it’s only because you don’t know how to bring up the program – but, rest assured, the program is there

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: July 14th, 2016

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While the devastating effects of lashon hara have had much exposure through shiurim and literature, there has been little focus on the deleterious effects of onas devarim/verbal abuse

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

Could it be that we, like the Indians of yesteryear, are attempting to banish the insanity in our society and have forgotten the sweet sounds of the music that was once reflective of our simchas?

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: June 30th, 2016

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Since our faith teaches that every person has a soul mate – bashert – designated by Heaven, how is it that so many cannot find their partners?

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: June 23rd, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

While Orthodox singles are more insulated from cultural influences, it has had an impact. The questions remain: Why can’t singles get married? What went wrong? Is it 'external influences'?

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: June 17th, 2016

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Every generation has its own daunting shidduch challenges. Unfortunately, finding the right shidduch is not a new phenomenon, nor is it limited to our contemporary world.

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Posted on: June 10th, 2016

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“Good luck to you,” I said. “That would take five different guys all wrapped into one. But more importantly, your ‘big fives’ are a bunch of zeros and do not add up to anything.”

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: June 2nd, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

A pervasive difficulty when dealing with singles is their failure to be realistic. Today’s successful shadchan not only has to be a matchmaker but often also assumes the role of a “life coach”

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: May 26th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

It’s easy for anyone to lose his way, and once the downward spiral commences, the descent is rapid. Downhill is always easy, but with HaShem's help, every Jew can climb back up again.

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: May 19th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

The Hebrew word for coincidence is 'mikreh.' It comes from “karah min Hashem – it happened from G-d.” G-d arranges our footsteps.” You must only learn how to listen.

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: May 15th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

The difference between becoming widowed and becoming a divorcee is the former evokes compassion while the latter suffer differently enduring gossip

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: May 6th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

The charge of G-d is not “Be blessed” but “Be a blessing” and it has been in our DNA since Avraham our Father

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: April 28th, 2016

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“Please, Rebbetzin, give me a berachah that I should never forget to cry for the Beis HaMikdash. I’m so afraid I will forget and become oblivious to its loss. "

Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: April 21st, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

Most Jews are not naïve but liberals who want to believe in a higher civilization –one that shuns cruelty and barbaric savagery, therefore they refuse to learn from our past.

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Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis
 

Posted on: April 14th, 2016

JudaismRebbetzin's Viewpoint

What is the meaning of Dayenu? Why does it play such a central role in our Pesach Seder?

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