I would like to bring to the attention of the tzibur an issue which bothers me greatly.
Recently, there have been a number of issues that were discussed at various frum websites and social media platforms. Well meaning people empathetically and passionately said their opinions on current events happening in the frum community. Unfortunately, what was being overlooked was a colossal spreading of machlokes and mocking of rabonim. In my opinion, at this point, it doesn’t matter anymore whether it was correct to cancel a kumzitz, fly a flag from a store or not allow bochrim to attend a levaya, if posting about these issues on social media is spreading macklokes, it’s wrong!
The Beis Hamikdash was destroyed because of sinas chinom. If any post will increase sinas chinom, it’s wrong to post it! If one is unsure or can’t control themselves, then it’s better to just do away with social media all together.
May we be zoche to increase our ahvas yisroel and respect talmidi chachomim and be zoche to greet Moshiach soon!
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