Rosh Hashana Newswire (Page 9)

Rosh Hashana Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rosh Hashana. (Page 9)

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  1. With Iran deal through Congress, Netanyahu to meet Kerry, ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... to begin patching up relations with Jerusalem became evident on Wednesday when Vice President Joe Biden held a Rosh Hashana reception at his residence. Among those in attendance were Israel's Ambassador Ron Dermer, a very public critic of the deal, ... 7 comments

  2. Ra'anana courts new olimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Ra'anana, boasts mayor and former Jewish agency chairman Ze'ev Bielski. Speaking to The Jerusalem Post prior to Rosh Hashana, Bielski said his administration has made a concerted effort to reach out to incoming olim, noting that although previous ...

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  3. Empathizing with Palestinians does not make me anti-Semitic, it makes me JewishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | OpEdNews

    ... bed, "Where are my parents?" It's an answer he'll never accept, an answer which none of us should accept. On Rosh Hashana, Jews will read in Genesis 21 what I consider to be, at its core, a story about empathy. It's the story of Abraham expelling ...

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  4. Watch: Robots rover in a sweet Rosh HaShanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... preparing for the upcoming Jewish New Year. In the short clip, a crane-clawed robot is seen picking customary Rosh HaShana pomegranates from a tree in the Haifa-based university's Seven Spice Garden outside the Civil, Environmental, and Agricultural ...

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  5. Obama sends Rosh Hashana greetings to Jews around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    "As human beings we're not required to be perfect, but we are required to atone where we've fallen short, and to do whatever we can to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past," the president said. US President Barack Obama released a recorded message to the Jewish community on Friday, wishing it a happy new year as it prepares to ring in Rosh Hashana.

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  6. Rosh Hashana : Man's infinite valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    Other than the beloved traditions of Rosh Hashana, such as eating sweet foods in hopes of a good and sweet year, the central commandment of the holiday is the blowing of the shofar. At sunset this Sunday, we will stand at the cusp of a new year.

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  7. Orthodox burgeoning as the Jewish New Year dawnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Community Study, the most recent comprehensive survey of the community, identified themselves as Orthodox. A Rosh Hashana main dish could be chicken marinated with pomegranate molasses, honey and spices and stuffed with brown rice. Recipe A Rosh ...

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  8. Rosh Hashana introspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    As we prepare for Rosh Hashana and look ahead to the upcoming year, pessimists have a good case to make. Inevitably, they will point to the Iran deal, which is almost certain to be finalized in coming months.

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  9. Candidly speaking: Confronting the challenges of 5776Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... SOME, the external threats and the internal problems confronting us are considered a depressing background to Rosh Hashana. But truth be told, the Almighty must be watching over us, because despite our internal divisions and ongoing external ...

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  10. Column One: A Prayer for 5776Read the original story

    Sep 12, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    As we approach Rosh Hashana, the people of Israel need to recognize how lucky we are. True, today, we find ourselves largely alone, set apart from our traditional partners in the Western world.

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  11. Synagogue or Sell? TIFF's Industry Players Debate Observing Jewish...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... to travel," says Nu Image's Jeffrey Greenstein. "I will find a way to honor the holiday." At sundown Sept. 13, Rosh Hashana begins, and some industry players plan to put their dealmaking on hold or at least refrain from announcing splashy sales. ...

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  12. TIFF: Download THR's Day 2 DailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... to Hillary Clinton , who, he predicts, if elected, could pull "a Pope Francis moment." At sundown Sept. 13, Rosh Hashana begins, and some industry players plan to put their dealmaking on hold - or at least refrain from announcing splashy sales. ...

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  13. Sabbath of SabbathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    As Jews gather to celebrate Rosh Hashana, they will welcome in their new year not with fireworks and a midnight countdown, but with the blowing of the shofar.

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  14. New rabbi , new year: Jewish High Holy Days begin SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | The Recorder

    For Franklin County's Jewish community, like those around the world, it's a new year, marked by the observance of Rosh Hashana beginning Sunday at sunset.

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  15. Sep13SunRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2015 | JewishTucson

    ... of our Chofetz Chayim Cemetery at Evergreen in 1995, we have gathered together there on the last Sunday before Rosh Hashana in observance of Continue Reading A two-part exploration of the Daws of Awe - the great themes of Rosh Hashanah and Yom ...

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  16. Sounding the call to enter Holy DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | The Advocate

    The Jewish High Holy Days start Sunday evening with the beginning of Rosh Hashana and end with Yom Kippur, which begins at sunset on Sept. 22. A Facets of Faith column from 2004 concentrated on the shofar, the ancient instrument that is a prominent visual and aural symbol of the ceremonies.

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  17. Three Rabbis & Rosh Hashana: Local Jewish leaders talk High Holy DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    When many people think about the Jewish High Holy Days and Rosh Hashana, apples and honey often come to mind. The apples and honey are traditionally eaten by members of the Jewish community during Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, to symbolize the hope for a "sweet New Year."

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  18. Kever Avos at Evergreen: Chofetz Chayim Section @ Chofetz Chayim at Evergreen CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | JewishTucson

    Visiting Kever Avos is a centuries-old tradition that is observed prior to Rosh Hashanah. Ever since the founding of our Chofetz Chayim Cemetery at Evergreen in 1995, we have gathered together there on the last Sunday before Rosh Hashana in observance of this meaningful tradition.

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  19. September means New Year's resolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    September is the month of new beginnings, a fresh start to trigger change. For example, September heralds the official start of the school year, jumpstarts the work year after a lazy, hot summer, and showcases the Jewish new year, Rosh Hashana, the holiday of reflection and spiritual improvement.

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  20. Upcoming Connecticut primary planned for a WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... 16 will be Primary Day this year because of the occurrence of Labor Day on Sept. 7 and the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashana on the following Tuesday. State law requires that if a primary falls on the Tuesday after Labor Day, it must be changed to the ...

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