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Grace and gratitude

Dear Families, We have just concluded the High Holidays, during which we ate wonderful meals on Rosh Hashanah and didn’t eat on Yom Kippur, and now we enter the holiday

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Yom Kippur: meaning of its name

Dear Rabbi, What is the literal meaning of “Yom Kippur”? Somehow, the name “Day of Atonement” never connected with me; is that correct or is there some other meaning? Thanks,

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Memories of the High Holidays

What do you remember from your childhood High Holidays (“Holy Days”?) experiences? My memories are vivid: sometimes happy — sometimes funny — sometimes…well, I’ll let you decide… My mother always

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