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Introduction

How To Celebrate

The History of Passover

Thoughts & Essays

Letters From The Rebbe

Passover Anecdotes

   The Right Hand

The Special Matzos

Caring About Clothes

Matzos by Reb Levik

A Lesson About Chametz

The Rebbe's Children

A Certain Sort of 'Great'

Mark My Words

Leaven 'Paranoia'

Burning The Decree

Next Year?

Philosophizing Is Not Enough

A Loaded Question

Passover Stories

Children's Corner

Q & A

Last Days of Passover

Text of the Passover Haggadah

 
 Burning The Decree Philosophizing Is Not Enough


Next Year?

One year, while a group of Belzer Chasidim were drawing water for the baking of matzos for the festival of Passover, they wished their rebbe the traditional blessing recited at the end of the Seder, "Next year in Jerusalem!"

But the rebbe rebuked them: "Why do you say 'next year'? Don't we wait for and anticipate Moshiach every moment? We should believe with complete faith that this very water which we are drawing now will be used to bake matzo tomorrow, on the eve of Passover, in Jerusalem, and that we will enjoy the Seder there!

 Burning The Decree Philosophizing Is Not Enough



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