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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
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Thank you for sharing

Brought tears to my eyes

Beautiful
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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!
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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
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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
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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!
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Thank You!

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

wow
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wow

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

You look great
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You look great

Ty for sharing

ready now
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ready now

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

You look great
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You look great

Ty for sharing

Chazak brother
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Chazak brother
wow
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wow

moshiach now may there be NO more suffering!

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

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

What an inspiration!
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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!
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wow!

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

Beautiful
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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
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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
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B"H AMAZING & POWERFUL

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

beautiful
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beautiful

thank you so much. this means so much.

Thank you!!
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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
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Wow

Thank u for sharing!

Powerful.
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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 !!
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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!
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great lessons!

Very powerful! Thanks for sharing!

thank you for sharing
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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
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Thank you

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

Thanks for sharing
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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
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Amazing

Beautiful

That was so beautiful.
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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
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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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