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October 10, 2017 — Happy Simchat Torah!

This Wednesday night we mark the holiday of Simchat Torah, the last of the four major religious holidays celebrated during the month of Tishrei. Although Simchat Torah is a joyous holiday, it is also a time of contemplation. This is the day when we bring our yearly cycle of Torah readings to an end, and… View Article

October 5, 2017 — Sukkoth

Perhaps no major Jewish holiday is as joyous as Sukkoth. Yet even Sukkoth is not just a time of celebration, but also a time of pensive contemplation. Sukkoth is often called the Jewish Thanksgiving (though it would be historically more accurate to call Thanksgiving the American Sukkoth).  It is also is time when we confront… View Article

September 28, 2017 — Yom Kippur

Rosh Ha’Shanah providedus with an opportunity to take an inventory of our own lives and our relationships with others. Tomorrow night as the sun sets Yom Kippur enters into our lives.  Yom Kippur demands of us that we to turn to G-d, that we realize that each of us is a mere mortal, and asks us to seek G-d’s forgiveness for… View Article