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Story 5: God’s Laws VS Man’s Laws

In the olden days it was the custom of religious communities to eat only bread and water for the six days of Holy Week. On the tuesday of the week, some visitors who had walked a long distance, came to … Continue reading

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Story 4: The validity of Religion

Down at the local coffee shop, two farmers were arguing about the validity of their respective religions. A third farmer listened for a while and then observed out loud, “I’s been bringin’ my wheat here to this same mill for … Continue reading

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story 3: Friendship

The following is a Jewish story about two men who were inseparable friends from childhood. Though thier love bound them together, a series of unfortunate circumtances forced them to live in separate and hostile countries. One day, one of the … Continue reading

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story 1: ACCOUNTABILITY

Even today Red Indian boys go away into solitude to prepare for manhood. One such youth decided to test himself against a tall mountain. He threw his blanket over his shoulder and set off to climb the peak. When he … Continue reading

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