Category Archives: innervoice, logotherapy,

Help comes in mysterious ways

Having the unexpected luxury of free time in the middle of the day I decided to go food shopping in the shuk. The shuk is the Jerusalem market where one can find an infinite variety of fresh fruits and vegetables … Continue reading

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More than one way to tame an animal

A fascinating phenomenon was brought to my attention. Russian experimenter Belyaev is a breeder who worked over time to select the tamest foxes among the new ones that were born. By the end of the tenth generation the foxes became … Continue reading

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Who does this matter more to?

How do you resolve disagreements? Rav Amital, of blessed memory, was the head of the Yeshiva at Har Etzion for 40 years together with Rav Lichtenstein. When asked how they were able to work so well together, one answer he … Continue reading

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How do you feel? What do you know?

Picture a person who comes into the therapist’s office saying he’s depressed and because of this he can’t go on fun trips with his family or hold a job. This is the case discussed in Kathy’s blog. While most counselors … Continue reading

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Jaded

Today is the ninth of the Hebrew month of Av, a national day of mourning in the Jewish calendar. It commemorates the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem and all of the tragedies the Jewish nation has gone through since … Continue reading

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Who are you to me?

One kind of consciousness you can have when you see a person is that you’re encountering a precious, unique spark of the Divine. Another piece of consciousness is thinking about your basic relationship to the other person. One of the … Continue reading

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Truth and fallacy about tolerance

Tolerance is a basic requirement for getting along with people. I am a different person with different tastes and preferences, different habits and different strengths. I’m going to do things differently and I’m not going to like the way the … Continue reading

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