Wednesday, 11 January 2012

Is Sunday Your First Day?

by Zemiros Shabbos (See all authors)

Vayehi bayom hashmini...

Shabbos is a time of cleansing, renewal and rejuvenation. A yid stops running around like a chicken without a head trying to bring in parnassa and has time to think, daven, learn and spend time with family. Shabbos should be a new beginning and the day after Shabbos should be 'Day One' of a new lease on life. The Gemara says that 'Vayehi' is an expression of pain. If the day after Shabbos feels like the eighth day of the week....

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