Monthly Archives: September 2022

Shana Tova Umetuka – 5783

Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, begins tomorrow night (Sunday night), and lasts for 2 days, until sundown on Tuesday night. The Jewish year follows the lunar calendar, and the number counts the number of years since Creation. This year … Continue reading

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RIP Queen Elizabeth II

On Thursday afternoon we heard the sad news of the death of Queen Elizabeth II. Despite the fact that I left England almost 45 years ago, I was surprised at how sad I felt at this news. I’m trying to … Continue reading

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