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Kippah Chronicles: A Bracha for Kippah

In Judaism, it seems like there’s a blessing for almost every life and religious experience or ritual. There’s a blessing for waking up, for being a Jew, for having a functioning body, for thunder, for the ocean, for reading the Torah, and even for seeing a Torah scholar. 145 more words

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Kippah Chronicles: Introduction

Currently, I own one kippah.

When it arrived in the mail about three years ago, I noticed that one of the crocheted legs forming a Star of David in the middle appeared snagged out of place. 421 more words

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The Turban, The Skull Cap (Kippah), The Hijab, The Cross and the Sanitary Towel & The European Court of Justice

So harrowing is the nature of the European Court of Justice ruling on banning religious insignia, I start this blog with a Christian Prayer.

Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death. 779 more words


Color Your World 2017: Midnight Blue

Star of David

Kippah (Hebrew) or Yarmulke (Yiddish) in the window of a shop selling Judaica in Venice, Italy.

Jennifer’s 2017 Color Your World Challenge: Midnight Blue


The Liturgy of Humanistic Judaism

Liturgy and Humanism are not words that people instinctively relate to one another. Yet if shabbat and holiday celebrations are to be meaningful in Humanistic Judaism, a dynamic and engaging liturgy must be utilized. 3,786 more words


Man wearing kippah threatened with anti-Semitic slurs at Connecticut airport (VERY VERY VERY GOOD!!!!)

(JTA) — A Jewish man wearing a kippah was threatened with anti-Semitic slurs at a Connecticut airport.

The man, 27, was travelling home with his family on Thursday when two men at the airport threatened him using anti-Semitic slurs, the CT Post… 161 more words

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