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Sigd: A Little Known Israeli Holiday

Sigd: A Little Known Israeli Holiday

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz Today, the 29th day of the Hebrew month of Cheshvan, is Sigd, a holiday unique to Beta Israel Ethiopian Jews. Celebrated 50 days after Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement), Sigd...

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An Eternal Cry

An Eternal Cry

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz Because I have spent a lot of time walking the land of Israel, when I read Psalms I generally think about how they were composed by a young, redheaded shepherd, wandering...

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A Most Unusual Circumcision Ceremony

A Most Unusual Circumcision Ceremony

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz I recently had to consult with a rabbi about a matter in Jewish law. I am not an incredible scholar with an encyclopedic knowledge of Jewish law, but like most...

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Digging Our Own Wells

Digging Our Own Wells

By Rabbi Elie Mischel Abraham was the man who brought monotheism to the world.  He and Sarah taught thousands upon thousands of their fellow men and women about God.  Their tent was always open for...

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Machpelah: More Than Just a Cave

Machpelah: More Than Just a Cave

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz This coming Saturday Jews will read the Torah portion known as Chayei Sarah (The Life of Sarah). The portion begins with the death of Sarah, the matriarch, and describes...

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Psalm 12: A Word About Words

Psalm 12: A Word About Words

By Rabbi Avi Baumol Psalm 12, in a word, is about words. Our greatest medium of expression is indeed King David's most precious vehicle for connecting to his creator.  However, there is a grave...

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