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Why We Say Shkoyach!

Why We Say Shkoyach!

by Rabbi Aron Moss

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My conversion process has been a huge learning curve. One of the many challenges is getting my head around all the terminology. I can finally pronounce Chanukah correctly, and I now know the difference between Kiddush and Kaddish (was embarrassing when I didn't), but there is one word that still confuses me: Shkoyach (spelling?). I hear people shout "shkoyach" after the rabbi's sermon,...

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Should My Husband's Phone be Off Limits?

by Rabbi Aron Moss

Question:
   
Are text messages private? My husband and I have a major disagreement over this. He gets furious when I look at his phone, saying I have no business reading his private messages. I feel that as a married couple we should have nothing to hide from each other. I am not saying I am at all suspicious of him, I completely trust...

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Is it Worth Worrying?

by Rabbi Aron Moss

Question:
  
I am a constant worrier. I worry about everything and I know it. Everyone tells me to chill out but I can't. The problem is, I always feel if I don't worry and something bad happens, I will feel guilty forever more that I wasn't worried enough. Now I'm pregnant and am obsessing about what may go wrong. But if I don't...

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The Meaning of Dreams

by Rabbi Aron Moss

Question:
 
I had dream last night in which I saw my late father. He held my hands and mouthed some words. It was so vivid that I was sure it was real. Does this mean anything? Should I be worried?
 
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Dreams are what our mind sees when we don't control it. They can be caused by many different factors. How...

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