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Devarim (Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22), Shabbat Chazon, Tisha B'Av

Words.  That is the Hebrew name of the final book of the Torah and of this portion: Devarim. In English, the book is Deuteronomy.  From etymologyonline.com, 967 more words

3 Pet Peeves About Romance Novels

Or Romantic Comedies, for that matter…

This Sunday, I watched a romantic comedy because the TV was on and I was too lazy to get off the couch and turn it off. 886 more words


Marc’s Morsels – Episode 1

My fellow blogger over at Reclaiming the Sacred has started a new feature – Nomad Nuggets. I’m sure it’ll be some interesting tidbits of her adventures… 383 more words


Day 210 - Tuesday of the Seventh Week after Pentecost

Read Lamentations 3:1 – 5:22

From Collins new edition of the Introduction to the Hebrew Bible. More background on Lamentations:

Unknown author but related to Jeremiah because it was paired with the Book of Jeremiah in the Septuagint translation. 358 more words

The Proud Have Fallen

     A quick read of the Book of Lamentations and you will see that this truly is a dirge accompanied by the rhythmic pounding against one’s chest. 444 more words


Pegs on the Heart

Mondays: The Prophets
Lamentations 1

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To listen to Nick read the one-minute introduction.

Around this time, Jewish people have a special day recalling the destruction of two precious temples in their history. 292 more words

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Creative Burning

Mondays: The Prophets
Lamentations 1—2

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To listen to Nick read the one-minute introduction.

On or about this time, Jewish people grieve over the destruction of two Temples (August 5, 2014). 223 more words

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