Rosh Hashana Newswire (Page 6)

Rosh Hashana Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rosh Hashana. (Page 6)

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  1. Rededication of Torah scroll a fitting tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... and after," Sandler explained. The Torah scroll was formally presented to the congregation for its first use on Rosh Hashana, with both scrolls dressed in their High Holy Day covers, one depicting an olive tree and the other, donated by Rob Tuckman ...

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  2. PMB: Rabbis' messages for the New Year NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... events, and our meaningful Shabbat and holiday services, please go to our website, thejewishcenter.org . ROSH HASHANA - the Jewish New Year - literally means "the head of the year." In humans, the head contains the nerve center of the entire body ...

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  3. Enter His Presence, You're Completely CoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | WorthyNews

    ... beautiful ceremonies of the Jewish faith is called "Tashlich". Tashlich means to cast away. Every year between Rosh haShana and Yom Kippur, Jewish people around the world journey to a nearby river or stream and cast in bread crumbs as they confess ...

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  4. A New 'Toy' From Work, Holiday GiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Me-ander

    In the almost six years I've worked at Yafiz, part of the Rami Levy discount supermarket chain, in Sha'ar Binyamin, I've rarely liked or use or kept the holiday gifts they give twice a year, before Rosh Hashana and Passover. Sometimes I beg my kids to take them, and last Passover I donated it, a good quality cooking pan, to a charity for young couples who don't have the money to buy what they need.

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  5. Hillel makes history in HungaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    Last week, Hillel held Rosh Hashana services on the campus of the prestigious, century-old Corvinus University of Budapest, to the disbelief of Jewish leaders and anti- Semites alike. In North America, Jewish programs at universities are a natural and everyday occurrence.

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  6. Jerusalem Grapevine: Birthday partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... apartment in Mahaneh Yehuda to celebrate the Birthday of the World. The party is held just in advance of Rosh Hashana and includes talks by various rabbis such as Rabbi Ya'acov Nana of Mount Zion and David's Tomb, and Rabbi Mordechai Machlis, who is ...

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  7. Succot: To enjoy being in God's shadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... this issue. The holiday of Succot is an especially happy one. After the transcendent and fearsome feelings of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, it feels great to be released into nature, to go out to the succa with the entire family to celebrate the ...

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  8. May Your Sins be Removed as Far as the East and the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | WorthyNews

    ... beautiful ceremonies of the Jewish faith is called "Tashlich". Tashlich means to cast away. Every year between Rosh haShana and Yom Kippur, Jewish people around the world journey to a nearby river or stream and cast in bread crumbs as they confess ...

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  9. My Post-Yom Kippur AnalysisRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | Lazer Beams

    ... is the pinnacle of holiness that we can reach in our human bodies. After 40 days of selichot prayers, teshuva, Rosh Hashana, and ten more days of bonus teshuva, we have Yom Kippur, the day that we resemble angels. Those that are spiritually ...

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  10. Black, Jewish And Avoiding The Synagogue On Yom KippurRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... It was a Shabbat service for prospective members at Temple Rodeph Shalom in Philadelphia, two weeks before Rosh Hashana. As with every new year, I was re-evaluating my life. I'd gone to the synagogue with my then-boyfriend, who is white, Catholic, ...

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  11. Jewish holidays continue with Yom Kippur servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... end and the beginning of an annual cycle of reading the Torah. The series of observances started Oct. 2 with Rosh Hashana, known as the Jewish New Year. Wednesday, a Family Service is scheduled for 9 a.m. at Temple Beth El, and a morning service ...

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  12. Rebbe, RebbeRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | Lazer Beams

    Baruch Hashem, we're now preparing for Succoth, which starts this coming Sunday night,October 16, 2016. Rebbe Nachman's yahrtzeit comes out on the 18th of Tishrei during Chol Hamoed.With this in mind, here is one of my favorite melodies from this past year, which I was humming the whole time I was by Rebbe Nachman's holy gravesite in Uman this past Rosh Hashana.

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  13. Selloff Hasn't Prompted Move to MetalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    As far as equities are concerned, it seems the adage "buy on Rosh Hashana, sell on Yom Kippur" looks accurate. Especially with the U.S. election having daily October surprises and only 28 days until decision day.

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  14. A Yom Kippur Primer For Non-JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | The Jewish Press

    ... have a really powerful iPad). The mental image with the book is a theme throughout the ten days beginning with Rosh HaShana and ending with Yom Kippur. On Rosh HaShana we say may God put you in the book.... and then on Yom Kippur we change it to may ...

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  15. Philly cop joins director for planned project on issues raised by Black Lives Matter6 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... Live Free! Ending Racial Injustice Campaign for POWER. "We try to dedicate this Shabbat, between Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashana, to raising awareness of injustice," Zevit said. The synagogue inside a former textile mill opened 15 years ago. O'Rourke ...

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  16. Activists march in Jerusalem to demand better treatment of livestockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... to take place during the holiest time of the Jewish year. "Right now in Jerusalem, it's the period between Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, and among other things, it's time for people to search their souls, and it's a great time for individuals to ...

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  17. Yom Kippur confessions: The political apologies you wish you could hearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    In Jewish tradition, between Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, people are supposed to sincerely apologize to those whom they have harmed over the past year. They are even supposed to ask for forgiveness three times until their apologies are accepted.

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  18. Opinion: No Apologies for Being JewishRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

    Know Before Whom You Stand. These words, inscribed above the ark holding the Torah scrolls in many synagogues, assume added significance between Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, and Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement.

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  19. Judge blocks slaughter of chickens in Jewish holiday ritual in Irvine ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | The Orange County Register

    Virginia-based United Poultry Concerns last week filed a federal lawsuit against Chabad of Irvine alleging that the Jewish center is violating state law during the ritual. The roughly 2,000-year-old tradition of Kapparot which means atonement in Hebrew is practiced in some traditional Orthodox Jewish communities between the holidays of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur.

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  20. Synagogue forced by Rockrimmon fire into temporary location before Yom KippurRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | The Gazette

    Rabbi Moshe Liberow was preparing to say prayers at his Colorado Springs synagogue on the second day of Rosh Hashana earlier this week when he heard a bang. The synagogue, Chabad Lubavitch of Southern Colorado, is housed in one of several units damaged Monday when a shopping center at West Rockrimmon Boulevard and Delmonico Drive caught fire.

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