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Motivated by a profound love for every Jew and spurred by a boundless optimism, Chabad of Contra Costa sets into motion a dazzling array of programs and services to educate, inspire, and uplift Jews from all walks of life with unconditional love and acceptance.
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The very first rule was made to be broken—the rule that heaven is heaven and earth is earth and each must remain in its place. The first to break that rule was the very One who made it, when His glory descended upon Mount Sinai. And He gave us a Torah so that we, too, could continue breaking that rule—and all the rules that extend from it: The rule that truth must remain in the mind, but not descend into the heart; That serenity and spirituality must remain in secluded placesand not enter your place of work; That the...
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