Author Archives: Emuna Daily

Disguised

When someone gets angry on Friday, realize that it isn’t him or her; it’s the yetzer hara who is instigating the anger.  Recognize this and it will be easier to forgive.  ~ The Chida

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The Heilege Gemara

Mussar sefarim inspire us to teshuvah, but they, by themselves, are also not sufficient to free us from sins.  Learning Gemara is essential! Reb Shlomo Karliner  zt”l said that “Gemera” comes from the word “Gomrei” coals, because the Gemara is … Continue reading

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The Remedy

The Gemara teaches that Hashem says to us the following: “My son, I created the yetzer hara and I created the Torah as its spice (remedy).  If you study Torah, you aren’t in his hands…But if you don’t study Torah, … Continue reading

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Small Mitzvah

Do not consider any mitzvah small, because what is small to you is great to Him. ~ Chovos Halevovos (Shaar Cheshbon Hanefesh 5) — The answer to yesterday’s “Identify that Prayer:” “This emanated from Hashem; it is wondrous in our … Continue reading

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Identify that Prayer #18 & Segulah Today!

In honor of Yom Yerushalaim (yesterday) and the US Embassy relocating to Jerusalem, the capital of Israel (today)… “This emanated from Hashem; it is wondrous in our eyes.”   In what part of davening does this line appear?  Please reply with … Continue reading

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The Holiness of Shabbos

If the Shabbos would only be a gift from Hashem, then the common people would experience the same elation and ecstasy as the greatest tzaddik.  But this is not so.  An ordinary Jew feels very little of the spiritual bliss … Continue reading

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On Credit

A storekeeper will sell to you on credit, to be paid for at a later date.  Why not do the same with spiritual goods? Do a few good deeds, or say a few Psalms or words of Torah, and let … Continue reading

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