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Rosh Hashana & the Hidden Jews

Published August 30, 2018

Throughout the world, Jewish families are preparing themselves for the new year, Rosh Hashana – shopping for holiday delicacies, beautiful dresses, colorful ties, and reading inspirational articles. Jews of all different lands and assorted time periods have always celebrated Rosh Hashana in ways that combined their Jewish heritage and the influence of the country in…

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What’s New At the OU-Start the new year off right  with OU Israel Membership! This is the time of year for new beginnings and here at the OU Israel Center we are gearing up for a new year of activities.  It is also the time of our Membership campaign. We want to invite you to…

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Thirty young professional olim joined JCHAT- The Jerusalem Community Hub for Anglos and Torah- OU Israel’s young professional community for a special Tu B’Av visit to Ella Valley Winery. Upon arrival to the Winery’s beautiful visitors’ center, Rabbi Sam Shor shared an inspirational text based class- “The Power of Love.” Following the class, the group…

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“Eicha. How she sits in solitude. The city that was full of people has become like a widow.” (Eicha 1:1) The prophet Jeremiah is speaking of Jerusalem, a once proud city, turned to ruin with the destruction of the Holy Temple and the fall of its once-mighty citizens. He could have been speaking, rightly, of…

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Presentations include: Mishenichnas Av Me’maatin B’Simcha by Zemira Ozarowski The Ingenuity of Eichah Rabbah: How to Find Consolation in a Book of Destruction by Dr. Yael Ziegler Personal Reflections on Gush Katif: Growth through Crisis by Rivka Namir Insights into Tu B’Av by Rabbi Dr. Yitzchak Breitowitz L’Torah L’Chupah u-LeKiddush Hashem: What the Tisha B’Av…

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