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Posts Tagged ‘Rebbe’

Rosh hashanah (jewish New Year holiday) concept. Traditional symbols.. Local rabbis share holiday message.

L’Shanah Tovah

The JN invited local rabbis to share a holiday message with the community. Turning & Returning This summer, for the first time in my life, I was arrested. I participated in the Poor People’s Campaign, six weeks of marches in Lansing and across America to bring attention to social and political issues. Thanks to the…

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Schneur Dren, 15, of Greenwich, Conn., Avi Arrasi and Arik Shemtov, 14, of Tucson, Ariz. Friday Boys

Faces & Places: Friday Boys Brunch

Photos by Tzemmy Wasserman On June 6, 125 members of the Detroit Jewish community joined students from the International School for Chabad Leadership in Oak Park for the annual Friday Boys Brunch at the Soul Café in West Bloomfield, highlighting the most successful year of community outreach in the school’s 35-year history. Every Friday afternoon,…

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Retro literature. Tehillim the original prayer book.

Weekly Torah Portion – The Original Prayer Book

Parshat V’etchanan: Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11; Isaiah 40:1-26. In this week’s Torah portion, we find Moses’ personal prayer, petitioning God for entry into the Land of Israel. Moses prayed to God countless times — but which prayer book did he use? In a synagogue today, you can find all sorts of prayers in the siddur. There are…

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Tishah b’Av Shabbat

Weekly Torah Portion – From Sorrow To Joy

Parshat D’varim: Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22; Isaiah 1:1-27. This Shabbat coincides with the 9th of Av on the Hebrew calendar. Known in Hebrew as Tishah b’Av, it is the day on which we annually mark the destruction of both holy temples in Jerusalem by fasting and mourning. This year, however, since it coincides with Shabbat, not only…

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