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A person should make ladders for himself by which he can sometimes go up to heaven. –Rabbi Kalonymus Kalman Shapiro

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There are two ways to look at life. One is as though nothing is a miracle; the other is as though everything is. –Albert Einstein

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“My husband has been in prison for the last two and a half years due to drug addiction and will be home in one month..” –from Beliefnet member Myjunjun Add your prayers now

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[10] And the disciples came, and said unto him, Why speakest thou unto them in parables? [11] He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to […]

An elderly woman had just returned to her home from an evening of church services when she was startled by an intruder. She caught the man in the act of robbing her home of its valuables and yelled, “Stop! Acts […]

Matthew 13: 10-17 10 Then the disciples came and asked him, “Why do you speak to them in parables?” 11 He answered, “To you it has been given to know the secrets of the kingdom of heaven, but to them […]

…And said, “Blessed be the Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who has not withheld His steadfast faithfulness from my master. For I have been guided on my errand by the Lord, to the house of my master’s kinsmen.” […]

Where your pleasure is, there is your treasure; where your treasure, there your heart; where your heart, there your happiness. –Augustine of Hippo

A head of gray hairs Doesn’t mean one’s an elder. Advanced in years, One’s called an old fool. But one in whom there is Truth, restraint, Rectitude, gentleness, Self-control– He’s called an elder, His impurities disgorged, Enlightened. –Dhammpada, 19, translated […]

The best security for old age: respect your children. –Sholem Asch As cited in “Jewish Wisdom” by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin.