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The Holiness of Time and Living a Jewish Life

by Arliene Botnick, September 29, 2018

Abraham Joshua Heschel wrote in his treatise on the Sabbath, “Holiness in space, in nature, was known to other religions. New in the teaching of Judaism, was that the idea…

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Getting Ready…

by Arliene Botnick, August 22, 2018

We will have 40 days to prepare – Are we ready? From the beginning of the 30-day month of Elul, till the 10th day of Tishrei (Yom Kippur) we are…

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A Land Where All Can Live in Peace

by Arliene Botnick, July 3, 2018

As a child, I listened frequently to one of the many “records” my dad had about Israel. There was the singing of Hatikvah by Al Jolson, a quaint ditty called,…

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Beginnings, Endings, Continuations…

by Arliene Botnick, May 31, 2018

It formally began on Friday night as Kitah Alef, our grade 4 class, skillfully, with both keva and kavanagh, led services. The “I Can Read Ivrit” service marks the official…

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