Changing up our Jewish New Year celebration
September 13, 2018
Author: Jews for Jesus

Jews for Jesus celebrated the Jewish New Year a little differently in San Francisco and here’s what happened.

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The Ultimate Guide to Rosh Hashanah
September 11, 2012
Author: Carolyne Rohrig

The Ultimate Guide to Rosh Hashanah At Rosh Hashanah, the celebration of the Jewish New Year, we greet each other with “L’shanah tovah,” which means, “To a good year.” It’s also the most spectacular sugar-high of the year. We eat apples and...

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Happy New Year!
September 26, 2008
Author: Jews for Jesus

Happy New Year! The Jewish New Year, that is. It’s September, the end of summer, the beginning of school, and— according to the Jewish calendar—the 5769th year since God created the heavens and the earth. On the Gregorian calendar, Rosh Hashanah (literally head...

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The Book of Life
Author: Jews for Jesus

The Book of Life “May your name be inscribed in the Book of Life” is the most common greeting for the Jewish New Year season. From the time of Moses onward, the roll call of the redeemed has been closely linked with atonement (reconciliation with God). The...

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