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Who Knows Ten?

by Arliene Botnick, April 27, 2022

Who knows 10? This is the name of a delightful book we use in our religious school and it’s also a question I’d like to ask you today. What is…

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Gerry Willis – We Will Not Forget You

by Arliene Botnick, March 30, 2022

“Solu, solu – blaze, blaze the pathway! (Isaiah 62:10) From this verse, we chose Solel’s name almost 50 years ago. Solel means Pathfinder, and we were the Pathfinder for Jews…

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Purim is a Great Holiday

by Arliene Botnick, February 23, 2022

Purim is one of the most delightful of our holidays. It is festive, joyous, and irreverent. We wear costumes, make a lot of loud noise, eat delicious hamantaschen, and are…

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V’shinantam L’vanecha (Devarim 6:7)

by Arliene Botnick, January 26, 2022

Each week, after reciting the Sh’ma, we continue reciting the V’ahavta. Included in the V’ahavta are many of the mitzvot to which we are obligated. We are commanded to recite…

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