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Rabbi Ben Tzion Shafier

Rabbi Ben Tzion Shafier

A veteran mechanech and noted relationships expert, Rabbi Ben Tzion Shafier served as a high school rebbe for 15 years before creating the Shmuz. TheShmuz.com, a popular website that dispenses weekly Torah inspiration to 10,000 people across the globe, reflects the down-to-earth, practical voice of Rabbi Shafier. Offering refreshing parashah thoughts, life-changing hashkafa workshops, and captivating marriage seminars (like “10 Really Dumb Mistakes that Very Smart Couples Make”), Rabbi Shafier is direct, daring, and downright funny, providing audiences with essential Torah principles packaged in an enticing, enjoyable way. A father of six and grandfather of four, Rabbi Shafier lives in Monsey, New York. He can be contacted through TheShmuz.com.

Actors on the Stage of Life

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All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts -William Shakespeare Life brings many questions: Why do some people have such difficult lives, while others have it so easy? Why is there so much suffering in

Man’s Search for Meaning

June 5, 2017, by

After surviving Auschwitz, Viktor Frankl opened his practice as a psychiatrist on the Upper East Side, and he was shocked by the stories patients told him. A human being who leads his/her life without purpose will inevitably be depressed, he concluded.

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