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The virtual Kehilla of Orthodox Jewry of Greater Montreal

"Mes Eched min hachabure yidaeg kol hachabure" If one of the group dies , let all worry

Pinchos .. Heshev es Chamasi

This is a hard topic to post ; somehow , writing on the fast , at the beginning of the 3 weeks , seems to be appropriate.

Last week , klall Yisrael was hit with an incredible pain, a pure nishama pulled from our midst , brutally murdered . And if that was not enough, the murderer wears a yarmulka!

 

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B'Gilaad nifheshe rotzchim - In Gilaad there are many murderers

B'gilaad Nfishe Rotzchim

How horrible it is to quote such a chazal as the beginning title to a weekly attempt at  'divrey machshava.' How much worse so that these words this year strike  deeply in the hearts of every Jew ,of every color and every stripe.

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The name of Moshiach is Menachem

Time for Consolation Time for Renewal and Strength

As for so many , especially those associated with the Yeshiva world, the time immediately after Tisha B'Av is a frenzy of travel , weddings and the like.It is really not a time for writing  but for renewal of one's inner strengths.

I received a sermon from a young Orthodox Rabbi in South Florida, sent by my nephew and niece. I thought to share it and my comments.

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Hello Montreal Jewry - Our first blog post

A first post

As our first post in the 'blogosphere' it's worth considering the risks and , hopefully 'rewards'

of running an online journal.

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Musings on the Jewish business expo

We're still somewhat out-of-breath , taking in the experience of participating at the Jewishbusinesexpo

We weren't there to promote this site, though maybe we should have been , as such networking was certainly one of the reasons we set up 613montreal.com.We felt it more relevant to announce the launch of our newest enterprise, medallionlocalmarketing.com, but it was nevertheless, for us a really nice experience.

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