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To Give Thanks

When I owned a restaurant in Jerusalem in the 80’s, we did a big Thanksgiving business with transplanted Americans, as well as young American men and women studying in Israel. While a great many of them were orthodox and not … Continue reading

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LIFE AND DEATH

LIFE AND DEATH There is a custom to recite a series of prayers on one’s deathbed prior to one’s demise. If one cannot do so themselves, it is usually done for them by their family and/or Rabbi. When my wife … Continue reading

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