What an opportunity

(.אמר רבא כל המעביר על מדותיו מעבירין לו על כל פשעיו (ראש השנה יז

Whenever somebody upsets us and we don’t respond, we can celebrate the great opportunity of being cleansed from sin.

2 Responses to “What an opportunity”

  1. Elliot Says:

    Rabbeinu Yonah calls this ‘pesach tikva nichbod meod’ – a great door of hope for a person.

  2. Natan Says:

    The Sfas Emes in Metzora writes that before doing Teshuva it is impossible to be ‘מעביר על מדותיו ‘.

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