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Save the Date: A Very Harry Potter Purim!

And while we have your attention… mark your calendar for the second-night community seder at CBI on Saturday, April 23 —

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Il messaggio ebraico dell’inverno

di Rav Yitzhak Rapoport

Ci troviamo adesso nel periodo invernale, un periodo di “riposo” dai chaghim (feste). L’anno secondo la Torah inizia in primavera, assieme alla festa di Pesach e finisce in autunno con Sukkot e Sheminì Atzeret. 679 more words

Trinity Broadcasting Network

ChurchFace Rating 6.5

TBN gets a fairly high Churchface rating because in this author’s perspective, many of the main things aren’t the main things.  Matt Crouch appears enamored and mesmorized with technologies, satellites, cameras, production techniques, but bottom line TBN’s content is still anemic.   501 more words

Church Report Card Grade F

Blood Moon Tetrad, Part 2, 2015

Acts 2:17a…And in the last days it shall be, God declares, that I will pour out my Spirit on all flesh…

Acts 2:20 the sun shall be turned to darkness and the moon to blood, before the day of the Lord comes, the great and magnificent day. 300 more words


¿Por qué celebramos la Torá en este día?

Simjat Torá tiene una curiosa descripción en la Torá: “En el octavo día habrá una convocación sagrada para ti… es una retención (atzéret)”(Levítico 23:36). ¿Qué es una retención? 1,409 more words


Don't Confuse Simchat Torah with Shavuot

Simchat Torah is in three days and I am looking forward to celebrating by dancing with the Torah. Fortunately in my neighborhood there is a synagogue that provides this opportunity. 442 more words

Orthodox Judaism

The Feast of Weeks


You shall count seven full weeks from the day after the Sabbath, from the day that you brought the sheaf of the wave offering. You shall count fifty days to the day after the seventh Sabbath. 759 more words