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A Lesson in Forgiveness

September 13, 2012 | by Aish.com

Mrs. Epstein, A Hebrew School teacher at Beth Israel Congregation had just concluded her lesson in preparation of Yom Kippur and wanted to make sure she had made her point. She asked her class, “Can anyone tell me what you must do before you can obtain forgiveness for transgressing one of the commandments?”

There was a short pause and then, from the back of the room, a small boy spoke up and said, "Transgress one of the commandments.”




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