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  1. Inside Israel, 6:26 PMWatch: Moving Reunion of Lone Soldiers and Parents after the WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... first time in many years. n Sunday there will be a moving meeting of all the families for a toast in honor of Rosh Hashana (the Jewish New Year). It's a great opportunity to say happy new year to the whole state of Israel." The families of the ...

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  2. 100% Charity Direct for the Poor for Rosh HashanaRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Mystical Paths

    This year my wonderful wife is running our annual charity campaign to help the poor of Israel for the Jewish High Holidays WHEN YOU DONATE TO A CHARITY, HOW MUCH OF THE MONEY ACTUALLY GOES TO HELP THOSE IN NEED? 50%? 25%??? Via our private charity campaign, all the money - that's 100% of your donation goes DIRECT to the needy families! No advertising costs, no offices rented, no salaries , no overhead expenses - 100% charity direct to those in need! Thank those that have already donated to our Yom Tov Charity campaign! Every day I receive phone calls or am stopped by those whom YOU have helped in the past. Once again, they are LITERALLY COUNTING ON YOU for Yom Tov! I humbly request that you donate to our Holiday Campaign.

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  3. Many fish in the sea cooking classRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    Fish is one of the traditional dishes served on the Rosh Hashana table, but why keep using the same old recipe? Chef Orel Kimchi likes to play with different cooking techniques, serving his clientele innovative takes on traditional dishes. For the h olidays, Kimchi agreed to give us recipes of one kind of fish meager, or stone bass, prepared in different techniques.

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  4. Pope Meets Jewish Leaders to Mark Rosh HashanaRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Pope Francis on Wednesday afternoon met with a delegation of 40 world Jewish leaders at the Casa Santa Marta in honor of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year.

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  5. Happily Eva After: Roundup: Rosh Hashana reflectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    Despite a few heady days of allowing my imagination to run wild, at the end of the day, my balanced dating philosophy still held sway. Here, a paean against Azerbaijani fantasy..

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  6. Think Again: Who are you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... thought about it further, I realized that I had received a tremendous wake-up call less than two weeks prior to Rosh Hashana. On Rosh Hashana, each of us will stand, as it were, face to face with God. Our Sages describe, "all who come into the world ...

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  7. Ahead of Rosh Hashana, Pope meets with Jewish delegation at VaticanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    Pope Francis is presented with gifts from members of Latin American Jewish Congress during a meeting at the Vatican September 17, 2014. . In a pre-Rosh Hashana meeting, Pope Francis and a World Jewish Congress delegation discussed the worrying international situation, including the persecution of Christians in the Middle East.

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  8. Pope Francis Meets Jewish Delegation for Rosh HashanahRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Forward

    In a pre-Rosh Hashana meeting, Pope Francis and a World Jewish Congress delegation discussed the worrying international situation, including the persecution of Christians in the Middle East. The delegation also included WJC Secretary General Robert Singer; the pope's old friend Claudio Epelman, who serves as WJC Latin America director; and other Jewish leaders, who had attended a WJC meeting in Berlin.

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  9. Inside Israel, 12:50 PMHuge Increase in Demand for IDF Holday Prayer ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... goes to prayer services. This year, however, there is also a great demand for people to help run services on Rosh Hashana, which begins next week. Among those the group is seeking are qualified -blowers, who are very much in demand during the ...

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  10. IDF: Five Rocket Sirens - All False AlarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... the government's guarantees of quiet, despite the truce. Many have chosen to flee their homes for the upcoming Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year) holidays, both due to fears terrorists will breach the truce again, as well as consistent rumors that Hamas ...

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  11. In Plain Language: Happy New 'Years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... rituals and customs. In fact, several of them occur in this coming month of Tishrei. There is tashlich on Rosh Hashana, when we gather at the banks of a body of water and symbolically throw our "sins" in the form of crumbs or crackers into the ...

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  12. Inside IsraelExpect Long Delays: Ben Gurion Goes on StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Just in time for the last big weekend before Rosh Hashana, when tens of thousands of tourists and Israelis will be passing through Ben Gurion Airport on their way in or out of the country, Airports Authority workers have decided that the time is right for work actions with the first a wildcat strike called for Thursday morning. The airport will be closed between 11 AM and 2 PM Thursday.

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  13. Despite war, Breslov Hassidim plan on making Ukraine pilgrimageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... leader Rebbe Nahman of Breslov, and a popular destination for penitents seeking a spiritual experience on Rosh Hashana. Your comment must be approved by a moderator before being published on JPost.com. Disqus users can post comments automatically. ...

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  14. Inside Israel, 8:15 AMTop Emunah Leader Quits Over IFCJ DonationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... by Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, to buy and distribute clothing to needy families. IFCJ said that it was a gift for Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, coming up next week. one of the top Torah authorities in the hareidi-religious world. Groups that take ...

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  15. Defense/Security, 9:18 AMAmbassador Shapiro: Israel Helping US Tackle ISIS ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu when the latter visits the US later this month. Netanyahu is set to spend Rosh Hashana (Jewish New Year) in the US.

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  16. Shapiro: US and Israel will cooperate fully in fight against Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro said Thursday that the American and Israeli armies and intelligence services would cooperate fully in the fight against the Islamic State terrorist group. Speaking in an interview with Israel Radio, Shapiro said that efforts were being made to arrange a meeting between Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and US President Barack Obama during Netanyahu's upcoming trip to the US after Rosh Hashana.

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  17. Hernando County Religion Calendar and BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Jews of all denominations and interfaith families. Included will be a Selichot service at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20; Rosh Hashana services at 8 p.m. Sept. 24 and 10 a.m. Sept. 25; the Tashlich Pine Island Barbecue at 5 p.m. Sept. 25; Yom Kippur services at ...

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  18. Holocaust survivors honored in TampaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... sings during a luncheon at Congregation Schaarai Zedek in Tampa on Wednesday. The luncheon, held in advance of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, honored Holocaust survivors from Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco counties. The luncheon was sponsored ...

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  19. Teaching kids about repentance and atonement at Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur and the rest of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Members of Congregation Neveh Shalom in Portland perform the Tashlich ritual, tossing bird seed into moving water to symbolize casting off their sins. As autumn approaches, it brings with it two of the holiest days of the Jewish calendar: Rosh Hashana , the Jewish New Year, and Yom Kippur , the Day of Atonement, which carry much weight because of their emphasis on repentance and atonement.

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  20. Going homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | New Jersey Jewish News

    e are preparing for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, focused on the process of teshuva - "turning to God" - and our search for the way "home" - wherever "home" may be. In this week's portion, the Torah describes a series of blessings and curses linked to ...

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