Rosh Hashana Newswire (Page 7)

Rosh Hashana Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rosh Hashana. (Page 7)

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  1. September 18, 2017Report: 88% of Israelis were satisfied with their lives in the past yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Jerusalem Post

    A vast majority of Israelis are satisfied with the lives they lead in the Jewish state, according to data revealed in the Central Bureau of Statistics annual report released Monday ahead of Rosh Hashana. The report looked at population trends in Israel over the course of the year and includes information on education, social welfare, public attitude and employment trends.

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  2. With largest kosher inventory in Tampa Bay area, Hyde Park Winn Dixie is a boon to Jewish cooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... meals for the upcoming Jewish High Holy Days remarkably easier for the bay area's kosher-observant families. Rosh Hashana, which begins at sundown today, marks the start of a new year on the Jewish calendar, and it's traditionally accompanied by ...

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  3. An insight into the mitzva of hearing the shofar on Rosh Hashannah Rabbi Dr. Chaim E. SchertzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... two different traditions about the nature of the Mitzvah which requires us to hear the sound of the Shofar on Rosh Hashana. According to one tradition, this is a Mitzvah which is incumbent upon the individual. It is no different than the Mitzvah of ...

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  4. Liberman: West Bank settlements are necessary for Israel's defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Jerusalem Post

    The Palestinians have insisted that settlement activity is a stumbling bloc to peace and the US has frowned on such building. DEFENSE MINISTER Avigdor Liberman participates in a Rosh Hashana toast yesterday in the West Bank settlement of Vered Yeriho..

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  5. Above the Arctic Circle, a Cold War Rosh HashanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Jewish World Review

    ... - by helicopter, by launch, by seaplane - from the Lindenwald to another vessel to see a patient. But with Rosh Hashana (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) just around the corner, Schimmel was wondering whether a few men ...

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  6. Meet Maria: Storm Intensifies, South Florida Could Be In TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Boca News Now

    This year's days of repentance may be spent as days of preparation, as Hurricane Maria could very well be something South Florida has to deal with between Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. . A burst of deep convection developed over Maria's center since the last advisory and has continued to expand in size.

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  7. Netanyahu to give Trump - concrete ideas' on IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Jerusalem Post

    ... first day. Because he has to fly back to Israel just hours after the speech in order to return before Rosh Hashana, his opportunities to meet other world leaders on the sideline of the UN meeting will be rather limited. Nevertheless, after meeting ...

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  8. September 17, 2017: Torah and the draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Jerusalem Post

    ... view of Jewish sources; the Jewish people have always, and will always, follow our greatest Torah sages. As Rosh Hashana approaches, the writer might find it worthwhile to do some soul searching and wonder if it is indeed wise to write publicly ...

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  9. President Trump's inspirational words on the Holocaust and new yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Jerusalem Post

    ... statements of unambiguous and unconditional connection to Israel and the Jewish People. This presidential pre-Rosh Hashana call has been made before, and indeed has become something of a White House tradition since the Obama era. This year, the ...

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  10. Tamar, Mohammad, top Israel's baby name listRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Times of Israel

    The most popular baby names in Israel over the past year were Tamar for girls and Mohammad for boys, the two favorites remaining at the top of their lists for the third consecutive year, according to figures released Sunday by the Interior Ministry. Over the past Hebrew calendar year, 166,450 babies were born in Israel, the Population, Immigration and Border Authority said in its annual review of the country, published to coincide with Rosh Hashana - the Jewish new year - that begins on Wednesday night.

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  11. Tens of Thousands Flock to Uman for Annual Breslov Pilgrimage to Celebrate Rosh HashanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Jewish Press

    Tens of thousands of Breslov Hassidim - and plenty of Jews who are not Hassidim but who are curious and willing to share the experience with friends who are - are on their way to visit the grave of Rabbi Nachman, the departed leader of the Breslov Hassidic sect, who was buried in Uman. Each year Hassidic Jews, and those they are teaching from around the world embark on the annual pilgrimage to spend Rosh Hashana at the Tomb of the founder of the Breslov Hassidic sect, whose remains are interred in the Ukraine city.

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  12. Shofar So GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Jewish Press

    A Jewish man, and Jewish boy blow the Shofar at at the tomb of Shmuel the Prophet, north-east of Jerusalem, ahead of Rosh Hashana. Every day we try to bring you an interesting photo of the day related to Israel or the Jewish People.

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  13. What to Cook: What to Cook This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The New York Times

    ... stocking kimchi at your local fancymart now. I counted five separate brands at Whole Foods the other day.) Rosh Hashana begins after sundown on Wednesday. Many people will be making brisket for a feast the next day, or something from our gigantic ...

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  14. 60-year-old haredi man wins big at the lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... that he had come alone to claim the prize because his wife was already working hard to prepare for the coming Rosh Hashana festival. Another winner in the lottery was a 50-year-old Netanya resident who won 5.6 million NIS ($1.59 million) and ...

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  15. Snakes in your green saladShoppers in the Israeli Shufersal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Jerusalem Post

    Israeli shoppers eager to get their Rosh Hashana food shopping done ahead of time were shocked to discover a live snake stuck inside a plastic wrapper containing lettuce. It is unclear how the snake was able to survive the packing process and remain undetected but the manager called a professional snake-catcher that safely disposed of the unwanted addition.

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  16. Happy Birthday, DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Lazer Beams

    ... and I So, Hashem fixed all of this drama for us by making David's birthday fall just a few days before Rosh Hashana, when he would have to be in Uman. At least, so he says. He manages the hotel that Breslev Israel rents out, so each year he has to ...

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  17. September 17, 2017IN PICTURES: Prayers and renewal at the Western Wall before Rosh HashanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Jerusalem Post

    Ahead of Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, hundreds of people gathered at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem.

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  18. Member of Knesset formally submits resignation for attending gay weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Jerusalem Post

    ... as well." He concluded by wishing the entire Jewish people a happy new year ahead of the coming holiday of Rosh Hashana. Sources close to Deri told The Jerusalem Post Saturday night that the most likely scenario was that Gueta would indeed quit but ...

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  19. Jeff Jacoby: Above the Arctic Circle, a Cold War Rosh HashanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Boston.com

    ... - by helicopter, by launch, by seaplane - from the Lindenwald to another vessel to see a patient. But with Rosh Hashana (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) just around the corner, Schimmel was wondering whether a few men ...

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  20. One hundred years: - From Balfour to Brexit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Jerusalem Post

    ... arrived on the second day of the conference. He had been among the invitees the previous evening for a pre-Rosh Hashana reception at 10 Downing Street hosted by May. It's routine for British prime ministers to send Rosh Hashana greetings to the ...

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