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A family was having a lot of problems with ants. The ants were everywhere and would attack anything that looked like food. One day, some ants got into the salt shaker, but they were dead. Perhaps one ant said to the other, "Hey look, it’s sugar!" In the same way, many people look at sin and think it will be sweet, but die in their sin.

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    Rabbi Shammai taught that the only grounds for divorce was adultery. Rabbi Hillel taught that you could divorce your wife for any reason—even something as trivial as burning your toast at breakfast. Now, Rabbi Akiba went even further than that. He taught that a man could divorce his wife if he ...read more

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