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  |  July 17, 2019

    Rubashkin’s Yom Kippur in Jail

    In a second email provided exclusively to COLlive.com, Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin describes his Yom Kippur in the Otisville Correctional Facility. Full Story

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    Incredible
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    Incredible

    Once again, how can you not be in total awe.

    May he see a geulah shleim bekoroiv and may klal yisroel see the geualh ha’amitis vehashleima bekoroiv!!

    Powerful stuff.
    Guest
    Powerful stuff.

    of course he was inscribed for a good year!!!
    inscribed for a didan notzach………. NOW

    Praying for you
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    Praying for you

    What beautiful bitachon you have! May Hashem grant you true freedom… the freedom to serve Him at home with your family continuing your holy work of uniting the Jewish community and bringing people back to Yiddishkeit.

    So touching!
    Guest
    So touching!

    What a Yid!!!

    communication
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    communication

    this communication media that allows us a peak into Sholom Mordechai’s life – a life full of connection to Hashem and other yidden – is astounding.

    i love you shalom
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    i love you shalom

    the “koach” and energy you give the sense of humor that you always share with us is great
    we love you
    mendel j your son from postiville

    wow!
    Guest
    wow!

    this is so insperational. may hashem answer all out tfilos!

    amazing!!!
    Guest
    amazing!!!

    what a dugma chaya!!
    write us more bcause u are strenghtening us!!!!
    bessoros tovos!!!
    i daven for u in the shema kolenou 3 times a day .

    With Hashem's Help...
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    With Hashem's Help...

    I’d love to hear Rabbi Rubashkin report about His stay in Crown Heights!

    Rubashkin the Shliach
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    Rubashkin the Shliach

    Sounds like Sholom is doing a fantastic job, and that there are plenty of Yidden there.
    Perhaps Merkos should make it official and make Mr. Rubashkin the Shliach to the Otisville Correctional Facility.

    so touching
    Guest
    so touching

    amazing!

    thank you
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    thank you

    thats really all i can say. my thoughts are too much to put in words, after reading this letter

    Yiddishe Mother
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    Yiddishe Mother

    I can’t do much especially financially, but I say Tehillim for a Yeshua for him every single day. I pray that G-d listens, because every one is heartfelt.

    # 10
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    # 10

    Great idea, but not as a resident.He should be freed NOW & then he can go back & visit daily !!

    sholom!!!
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    sholom!!!

    imyh ur tefilot should be answered letova and u should be freed berof moshiech comes!!!!!
    WE WANT MOSHIEACH NOW!!!!!!
    we are all thinking of u back in london [u prob dont know us] and we are always davening for u.
    imyh the next time u write should be the last and u will be out!! all our wormth!!!

    SMILE :)
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    SMILE :)

    YOU ARE MAKING US PROUD!
    MOSHIACH NOW! AMEN!

    Amazing
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    Amazing
    amazing
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    amazing

    where can i send a letter to RSM?

    wow! so touching!
    Guest
    wow! so touching!
    Simach Poretz Geder!
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    Simach Poretz Geder!

    Reb Shalom, reading of how you are conducting yourself under these circumstances is a real Kiddish Hashem.Today I read a quote that goes “Courage is being in control of fear Not
    the absence of fear.Your simcha should be poretz geder biruchnius upifrat bigashmius!

    My GOD, that is what I call turning a horrible situation---
    Guest
    My GOD, that is what I call turning a horrible situation---

    and elevating it way beyond its status…
    Rabbi Rubashkin has taken on the rotten jail system, and is openly daring them to bring on their klipahs, only to “nuke” them one by one with torah, tefilah, tzedaka!! He’s actually teaching us the ropes of TRUE SHLICHUS with each passing chag……R”L, may he be freed soon I feel.

    I am ashamed of the lack of Mivtzoyim I do
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    I am ashamed of the lack of Mivtzoyim I do

    In SMR’s Zechus I will begin to put on Tifilin with Yidden

    WOW
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    WOW

    WHAT A DUGMA CHAYA!!! what a true chossid!!!

    I second #22
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    I second #22

    I too am ashamed by my lack of mivtzoyim. This letter brought tears to my eyes. He said mi k’amcha yisroel by his fellow prisoner, the Russian Yid. We can say it on Reb Shalom Mordechai.

    How incredible!!
    Guest
    How incredible!!

    He’s in jail, a situation which would make the ordinary person fall apart, and he’s doing shlichus! What an incredible, incredible person and true chossid! Hashem, free him now!

    wow
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    wow

    we can all learn from u sholom!!
    with “H”s help and klal yisroels help u will be out in no time!!!!
    thank u so much for writing and keep us posted!!
    we can all learn from u to change hard times in to not the worst!!!!!
    we are all crying for u.
    we respect u ever so much.

    This is a chossid!
    Guest
    This is a chossid!

    Wow!

    This – is a chossid! This is a chossid! This is a chossid!

    Wow!!
    Guest
    Wow!!

    Such Emunah!!
    This letter made me almost cry!!!!
    He already did his mission in Jail to elevate the sparks NOW its time for him to go out!!

    thank you!
    Guest
    thank you!

    Incredible person!
    I’m sure from all the good he is doing there and everywhere he goes, he will be freed bkorov mamosh!

    we shal all take a careful look at our own merits
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    we shal all take a careful look at our own merits

    hashem bless you!

    why?
    Guest
    why?

    why is he the student in the kindergarten, and not the teacher?

    Ani Maamin
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    Ani Maamin

    We shall be zoiche to see all our tefillos be miskabel!!!

    IYH
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    IYH

    Moshiach is coming
    Reb Sholom Mordechai is in the front row of soldiers bringing moshiach

    A living Kiddush Hashem
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    A living Kiddush Hashem

    In your z’chus may Moshiach finally come right NOW!! The way you wrote I LOVE HASHEM! is just too beautiful to describe, but as it says in Tanya, when we accept our yisurim and tests with love Hashem will show us and you and yours, his love in an open revealed manner!! Moshiach NOW!!!

    Shliach in prison
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    Shliach in prison

    its amazing, maybe the whole reason SMR was put in prison was to mikarev these people. hopefully he has done his shlichus and is ready to come home.

    Bais.din
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    Bais.din

    Please.now.a.bias.din.should.pas ken.shalom.mordechai.
    Halevi.Ben.rivka.go.home.free.didan.notzach.

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