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Wednesday, 23 Sivan, 5779
  |  June 26, 2019

    A Cancer Survivor’s Yom Kippur

    Crown Heights resident Bentzi Sasson writes about his battle with cancer and the surprise lesson from last Yom Kippur. Full Story

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    Thank you for sharing
    Guest
    Thank you for sharing

    Brought tears to my eyes

    Beautiful
    Guest
    Beautiful

    Thank you for sharing your story! Hashem should bestow upon you bountiful blessings of HEALTH, wealth and happiness for you and your beautiful family! Wishes for a Gmar Chasima Tova, Rafael and Chanale Harrel

    Wow!
    Guest
    Wow!

    Thank you for sharing such personal details. This was very moving to read as we enter Yom Kippur. Gmar Chasima Tova and a Gut Gebenched Yur by all.

    Truely an inspiring person
    Guest
    Truely an inspiring person

    He came to yeshiva during the summer with cteen extreme on a shabbaton in yeshiva he’d truely an amazing yid, I look up to him and respect him. Love you bentzi

    powerful
    Guest
    powerful

    Wow! Brought me to tears!
    May Hashem bless you with an abundance of health for you and your family !!!
    Gmar chasima tova
    Easy fast

    Thank You!
    Guest
    Thank You!

    How rite you are! May you be blesaed with an abundamce of health Ad Maya ViShmon Shana! גמר חסימה טובה!

    wow
    Guest
    wow

    this is such an amazing story and everyone should learn from your positiveness and Yirat Hashem

    You look great
    Guest
    You look great

    Ty for sharing

    ready now
    Guest
    ready now

    After reading your story I’m ready to daven.
    Thanks and all the best to you.

    You look great
    Guest
    You look great

    Ty for sharing

    Chazak brother
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    Chazak brother
    wow
    Guest
    wow

    moshiach now may there be NO more suffering!

    Beard looks much better on U !!!
    Guest
    Beard looks much better on U !!!

    Such a powerful lesson evry one needs to remember that one !!!

    What an inspiration!
    Guest
    What an inspiration!

    Thank you for opening up and telling us your story
    I have a new perspective on things after reading your story
    May Hashem bless you and your family with only goodness

    Valiant and Heroic
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    Valiant and Heroic

    Thank you for sharing your story! You are empowering others who are going through difficult times with your valiant courage. May you go from strength to strength to ripe old age together with your wife!

    keep smiling
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    keep smiling

    a real tzadick so much to learn from you shanna tova

    wow!
    Guest
    wow!

    May you continue to grow from strength to strength Bgashmius ubaruchnius!

    Beautiful
    Guest
    Beautiful

    Thank you for sharing.
    Wonderful to hear a story with a happy ending.
    May you enjoy many many more years in good health with your family.

    Powerful Message
    Guest
    Powerful Message

    Don’t be quick to judge.

    May you and your family be blessed with revealed good until the ultimate Geulah Shleima speedily in our days.

    B"H AMAZING & POWERFUL
    Guest
    B"H AMAZING & POWERFUL

    Bentzy Yasher Koach A GUt Gezundt Yahr with Much Chassidishe Nachas from your kids.
    Avremel

    beautiful
    Guest
    beautiful

    thank you so much. this means so much.

    Thank you!!
    Guest
    Thank you!!

    Powerful lesson. Thank you for sharing!!

    May Hashem bless you and your beautiful family with many healthy and prosperous years together!!

    Beautiful family kah.

    Wow
    Guest
    Wow

    Thank u for sharing!

    Powerful.
    Guest
    Powerful.

    The emunah, the strength, the tract gut vet zain gut. The Yagiti umotzasi. All rolled up into on individual!
    A very powerful lesson for all of us. May you be blessed with good health and prosperity, and chassidish nachas from your whole family.

    May you and you family be blessed !!
    Guest
    May you and you family be blessed !!

    With an abundance of Gezunt and may other brochos.
    May you have a wonderful life with no more challenges.

    YOu are inspiration to others.

    great lessons!
    Guest
    great lessons!

    Very powerful! Thanks for sharing!

    thank you for sharing
    Guest
    thank you for sharing

    Thank you, I will put that lesson in to action as well. May you be blessed with many more healthy and nachas filled years, parnassah and simcha. Such a beautiful family!

    LMHC
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    LMHC

    i too went through cancer and i know the gehinom going through chemo is 770 is great but please people must remember not too push a million people into their seats at the expense of others thats not what yom kippur is about they are not doing good they are being selfish

    Thank you
    Guest
    Thank you

    Thank you for sharing. Beautiful! I will try to do the same!

    Thanks for sharing
    Guest
    Thanks for sharing

    Bentzi have seen you few times in 770,
    Hashem and the Rebbe need you here,
    you should have a huge year together
    with your family and klal Israel to welcome
    Moshiach

    phenomenal
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    phenomenal

    wow, wow, wow. thank you so much for sharing. personal, deep and powerful. a wonderful lesson.

    My Brocha To You
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    My Brocha To You

    i do not know you, Bentzi, but I am deeply moved by your strength and wish you a year of continued strength, chazak v’teamatz! only good news for you and your beautiful family

    Amazing
    Guest
    Amazing

    Beautiful

    That was so beautiful.
    Guest
    That was so beautiful.

    I never cry, but that brought me to tears,, wow,, wow,,

    amasing
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    amasing

    A true chassid!

    Pure Inspiration
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    Pure Inspiration

    Title says it all

    Powerful
    Guest
    Powerful

    Bentzi thanks for sharing, no one should ever know what you went through, you are a beacon of inspiration.
    May you always be healthy, keep on smiling.

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