Letter A: Message of a Cover / Letter B: Bar Mitzvah Is Only the Beginning
In the first letter, the Rebbe responds to artist Meir Ben Uri's critiques of the cover art of the Talks and Tales monthly magazine. In the second letter, the Rebbe explains to a mother why true Je
A Teacher's Influence as a Role Model
The Rebbe encourages a teacher of agriculture to appreciate the importance of his job.
Helping Others Makes You Healthier
A letter to Rabbi Yechiel Michel Dabruskin encouraging him to continue his work with Rumanian immigrants. Rather than viewing this as a burden, he should see this as an opportunity to help himself by
Spiritual Remedy for Foot Pain
To someone complaining of pain in his feet, the Rebbe recommends a specific spiritual path to healing.
A Yeshiva Student and Playing Sports
The Rebbe guides a teacher regarding a student whose mother is complaining about his refusal to partake in sports and other physical activities.
A Politician's Spiritual Opportunity
The Rebbe urges Israeli politician, Eliezer Livneh, to take the initiative to introduce a more religious tone to his new organization.
Letter A:Overcoming Feelings of Failure & Guilt / Letter B: Moshe's Eternal Influence
The Rebbe helps a young man overcome his feelings of failure and guilt so that he can move on and plan a future for himself. The Rebbe writes to the administration of the Chabad yeshiva in Montreal
Connecting to a Loved One Who Has Passed Away
The Rebbe comforts a couple who lost their son and gives them direction on how to best benefit the departed's soul.
A Yeshiva Student's Guide to Identifying the Yetzer Hara
A newly observant yeshiva student complains that his current yeshiva is not living up to his expectations and says he wants to leave. The Rebbe gives him another way of looking at things.
Gratitude Increases Your Blessings
The Rebbe responds to a woman who says that her life has never been good and she therefore expects that it will never be good.