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Friday, August 26, 2005

Shomer Shabus,Shabus Shomer

A simply folk saying to qualify this weeks erev shabus post:
'A broken clock is right twice a day.'

“More than Israel has kept Shabus,Shabus has kept Israel.”



-Achad Haam born Asher Tsvi Ginzberg 1856 in Kiev, Russia.





-amshinover lives in amshinov plus or minus a week

2 Comments:

  • At 8/26/2005 8:26 AM, Blogger ari said…

    Many OU quote this and have no idea that Achad Haam said it. They would freak out if they knew who they were quoting!

     
  • At 8/28/2005 11:41 AM, Blogger Steg (dos iz nit der šteg) said…

    I heard that Ahhad Ha‘am has a peirush on the story of the ‘Aqeida where he says that Avraham failed the test; any idea where i could find that?

     

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