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Rosh Hashanah 5776

So, first off – L’Shanah Tovah tikatevu! May your New Year be sweet and bring good things into your life.

My prayer for these High Holy Days is simple: … 1,930 more words

Holy Days

Days Of Awe

Tonight, Jews around  the world will begin the holiday of Rosh Hashanah.  In English, the days are referred to as Days Of Awe.

For the next two days, we pray to G-d to forgive our sins (and ask our fellow mortals to forgive our sins against them) and to write us in the book of life for the next year. 204 more words


Network of Interfaith Family Groups: How to Create New Communities

The days get shorter, the school year begins, and the Jewish High Holy Days start this week. Are you looking for the joyful company, the wise counsel, the loving support of other interfaith families? 465 more words

High Holy Days

Vayikra Sixteen: Azazel

After several chapters, we hear an acknowledgment of the death of Aaron’s sons. “And the Lord spoke to Moses after the death of Aaron’s two sons, when they drew near before the Lord, and they died. 668 more words


Condemning Israel on the shores of Seattle's Lake Washington


This past week Jews the world over performed Tashlich ,  an ancient ritual where members of the Jewish faith gather alongside a body of water, symbolically casting their sins into the depths. 1,095 more words