Thursday, July 24, 2014 Tammuz 26, 5774

By:
Rabbi Rayzel Raphael
The Book of Ruth is read at this time of year on the holiday of Shavuot, which highlights the themes of harvest and relationships, as does Ruth's story.
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From dedicating a 160-year-old Torah scroll written in Iraq to visiting the region of the Czech Republic where their Torahs came from, local congregants celebrate their holy texts as Shavuot nears.
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With enough work, imagination and PR, could rabbis somehow broaden the appeal of Sha­vuot?
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By:
Linda Morel, JE Feature
While at other Jewish holidays, meat is considered festive fare, at Shavuot, dairy dishes abound.
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B’hukkotai, Leviticus 25:1-27:34
By:
Rabbi Adam Zeff
This week’s Torah reading draws a strong connection between our spiritual lives and our physical lives.
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